Karl Bruchhaus, Chief Financial Officer for the Calcasieu Parish School Board for 18 years and now Superintendent for the last 6.5 years, is a Certified Public Accountant. Since his graduation from McNeese State University in 1987 with an accounting degree, he has served in a financial capacity with various Louisiana school boards.
Karl is active in a number of professional organizations and has served them in leadership roles.
Karl and his wife Paula, a P.E. teacher at Prien Lake Elementary School in Lake Charles, Louisiana, have been married for 34 years and have two children, Christian, age 29, and Bailey, age 25. He is active in church activities and enjoys golf and fitness activities.