If you would like to contact someone at the Louisiana Association of Waterway Operators and Shipyards, please see the list of our board members in the right hand column.

Each board member is listed, along with contact information.

Specifically, you may contact Z. David DeLoach, the LAWS chairman, if you have questions regarding membership or LAWSUseful Links

For more information about Louisiana waterways, please visit the following websites: (Note that the following links will open in a new window.)

Meet LAWS’ Executive Committee

The members of LAWS' Executive Committee are available to answer your questions. Please contact a committee member if we can help you in any way.

Z.David DeLoach - Chairman
Deloach Marine
P.O.Box 576
Port Allen, La 70767
Office: 225-336-9933
Cell: 225-933-9585

Cherrie Felder - Vice-chair
Channel Shipyard Companies
3801 North Causeway Blvd.
Suite 310
Metairie, LA 70002
Office: 504-371-5964

Matt Woodruff- Treasurer
Kirby Corporation
P.O.Box 1745
Houston, Tx  77251
Phone: 713-435-1497

Mark Wright - Secretary
American Waterways Operators
1305 West Causway Approach Suite 117
Mandeville, LA 70471
Phone: (985) 674-3600