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PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

There is always something going on in Acadiana — but it isn’t always just about festivals, concerts and outdoor activities.

Home to many diverse professional organizations that offer a variety of constant social, networking and enrichment activities, Acadiana is a place that is full of opportunities to plug in and get involved.

Selected examples of professional organizations in Acadiana include:

  • Acadian Home Builders Association
  • Acadiana Center for the Arts
  • Acadiana Entrepreneur Group
  • Acadiana Society for Human Resource Management
  • American Advertising Federation Acadiana
  • FUEL Vermilion
  • Lafayette Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association of Educators, with local affiliate chapters located across the Acadiana parishes
  • Louisiana Bankers Association
  • Louisiana Golf Association
  • Louisiana Restaurant Association
  • Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Leadership EXCEL
  • Leadership Iberia
  • Leadership Lafayette
  • Leadership Vermilion
  • Iberia On Tap, a professional development and networking organization in New Iberia
  • Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL) Acadiana
  • the705, a professional development organization for young leaders in Acadiana
  • Young Professionals of LAGCOE (Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition)
Photo Credit: American Advertising Federation Acadiana; Acadiana Entrepreneur Group; Young Professionals of LAGCOE (Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition); the 705 – Megan B. Photography