Joe Cormier serves as the Chamber Banquet Co-Chair on the Youngsville Chamber Board of Directors. Since 2018, Joe has served as the Senior Pastor at First Assembly of God Church in Youngsville after serving as the church’s treasurer and member since 2012. Pastor Joe is an ordained minister with the General Council of the Assemblies of God and serves on the board of several Christian ministry organizations throughout Louisiana. He is also the president of YoungsvillePantry, a local 501c3 charity which seeks to close the food security gap in Lafayette Parish. As frequent host of the Chamber’s quarterly luncheon, Pastor Joe and First Assembly have been members of the Youngsville Chamber of Commerce for several years.
Joe recently celebrated twenty years of marriage to Shannon Cormier. Together, they have three children: Abigail, Seth, and Nathan. Abigail and Seth are both graduates of Southside High School, with Abigail now attending bible college at Christ for the Nations in Dallas, while Seth is a full-time student at ULL. Nathan is a senior at Southside with plans to attend Regent University in Virginia Beach next fall.