Chair-elect of the Board of Directors
Milton Graugnard, executive vice president of Cajun Industries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is chair-elect of the board of directors of Associated Builders and Contractors. He was 2021 secretary and South Central* Region vice chair, a position he has held since 2018. He is also an active member of the ABC Pelican Chapter.
Graugnard started at Cajun Industries as the chief financial officer and secretary/treasurer and was promoted to his current role in 1997. His other professional affiliations include serving as a board member and past chair of the Industrial Contractors Council; board member and founding member of the Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance and the Louisiana Construction Education Foundation; chairman of a political action committee for the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry; and a founding member and past president of the South Central Louisiana Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association.
Graugnard earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Louisiana State University.
*Includes members and chapters in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas.