Capital Area Transit System Board of Commissioners-CATS

Authorized by

Metropolitan Council


Oversees the operation of the Capital Area Transit System, the public transportation provider in East Baton Rouge Parish. Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. APPOINTMENTS ARE MADE IN JANUARY.


ACT 463 of 2005 created CATS as a political subdivision of the State with a 9 member board.
La. R.S. 48:1451
CATS website Terms end after the third December.


3 Years

MemberTerm Expiration
Linda Perkins 12/31/2023
Peter Breaux, PhD.12/31/2023
Antoinette Pierre 12/31/2024
Councilwoman Carolyn Coleman 12/31/2023
Melissa Degeneres 12/31/2024
Johnathan Hill 12/31/2024
Patrick Downs 12/31/2024
Frederick Thomas 12/31/2025
John Vukovics 12/31/2025