Mr. Darrin Guidry is serving his first term on the Council after previously serving 8 years on the Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District and 6 years on the Terrebonne Economic Development Authority. He is a member of the Terrebonne General Medical Center Foundation Board, the Houma Rotary Club, the Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, the Immacolata Knights of Columbus and the Terrebonne Republican Parish Executive Committee.
He is a businessman most known as the founder of the Tri-Parish Times (now The Times) and the Gumbo Entertainment Guide. In addition to his duties as Councilman for District 6, he also oversees his real estate investment company.
Mr. Guidry is a 2001 graduate of Leadership Terrebonne, and has previously served as chairman of the Terrebonne Parish Republican Party, member of the Sales Tax Advisory Board, member of the Election Board of Supervisors, board member of the Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, president and board member of the Rotary Club of Houma and chairman and board member of the South Louisiana Center for the Arts.
He is married to Pamela Matherne, and together they are parents of a son, Darrin "D.J." Guidry Jr, a daughter, Brooke DeRoche Spiers, and a granddaughter, Anna Deroche. He is a member of Maria Immacolata Catholic Church and graduated from Central Catholic High School in Morgan City before pursuing college and continuing education.