District 2 - Calvin Collins

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  District 2 Calvin CollinsCalvin Collins - District 2
  2035 Woodring Street
  Lake Charles, LA 70601
  Home: 337-436-8068
  Cell: 794-5652
  Fax: 602-4731

Small District 2

Calvin Collins is serving his fifth term as a Police Juror. He was first elected in 1996 and served four consecutive terms through 2012. He is retired from Conoco Refinery as a General Supervisor where he worked for 34 years. Calvin and his wife, Mary Lou (Batiste), have three daughters, Gwendolyn, Peggy, and Dewanda, and five grandchildren. He is a member of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.

Mr. Collins graduated from Joseph Celestine High School in Mamou, LA, and attended McNeese State University. He also attended Tyler Barber College, Kiddy's Barber College, Sowela Technical College, and ABC Training Center.

He is a Eucharist Minister, and is a member of the Holy Name Society, Knights of St. Peter Claver Council #141, and Cursillo in Christian Living Training Course No. 77. He is also a member of NAACP, Black Caucus, Christmas in April Homes, Thanksgiving Meals, and Parents on Patrol at Molo Middle School.

In his spare time, Calvin enjoys hunting, fishing, helping the needy, building and repairing buildings. Noteworthy accomplishments include being a successful businessman, general contractor, landlord and licensed barber.

Committee Member Of:
Public Works
Ways & Means
Alcohol Review
Personnel Police Review
Emergency Response/Ambulance (Chair)

District 2 includes portions of the Moss Bluff area and Wards 1 and 3.

Photo by Lindsey Janies Photography