William H. Fenstermaker
Chairman/Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
As Chairman and CEO of C. H. Fenstermaker & Associates, Inc., Bill Fenstermaker works with the Board of Directors and the Executive Management Team (EMT) to provide strategic leadership for the company. In this position, and previously as President of the firm, Mr. Fenstermaker’s entrepreneurial talent successfully transformed a small, regional company into a multi-disciplinary consulting firm offering services to a variety of markets and clients. His vision for the company brought tremendous growth to Fenstermaker and substantial revenue increases.
A lifelong resident of Acadiana, Bill Fenstermaker is a vital member of and contributor to his community. Active in numerous professional organizations, he applies his leadership skills to guide several of them in positive and insightful ways. In particular, he shares a long, productive history with the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, having served as past Chair, as well as on its Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and Oil & Gas Committee. Mr. Fenstermaker is also Chairman of the IBERIABANK Corporation and remains dedicated to his Alma Mater, the University of Louisiana (UL). He presides as Vice President of the UL Lafayette Foundation’s Board of Trustees and co-chaired the school’s Centennial Endowment Campaign. A major proponent of good healthcare, he is also a past Chair of Lafayette General’s Medical Center. Most recently, Mr. Fenstermaker was selected by Governor Jindal to serve on the Board of Regents, a state agency that coordinates all public higher education in Louisiana.