Name: Fredman Hardy
Election District: 2
Schools: J.D. Clifton Elementary, Combre Fondel Elementary, Molo Middle, Washington Marion High
Years on Board: 14
Biographical Information: Fredman Hardy Jr. serves the school board and Election District 2 with more than four decades of experience in the Calcasieu Parish school system. In 2018, he serves on the Administration and Personnel Committee, Budget and Fiscal Management committee, Curriculum and Instruction Committee, and Insurance/Employee Benefits Committee.
Mr. Hardy is a product of the public schools of Louisiana and a graduate of CPSB’s Washington High School. He attended Southern University and McNeese State University earning B.S., Masters, Master plus Thirty, and Specialist degrees.
Spending his entire education career in Calcasieu Parish, Mr. Hardy taught at Washington, Sulphur, and Marion high schools. He also held several supervisory roles in the district before taking office as a school board representative.
Mr. Hardy enjoys the company of his wife Geraldine, a retired teacher, and their children and grandchildren. In his spare time, you’ll find him playing chess or cards and watching any sporting activity he can.