BOARD OF DIRECTORS
W.P. “Judge” Edwards III is a lifelong resident of Abbeville. He graduated from Centenary College in Shreveport in 1976 with a degree in biology. From 1981 to 2013, he worked as assistant manager and general manager/vice president and president of Vermilion Corp., which manages the surface of 125,000 acres of marshland. Edwards, who is retired, serves on the board of Family Missions Co. and the American Bamboo Society. He enjoys hunting, fishing, birding, gardening and just about anything to do outside.