Get to Know Me.
Currently co-owner and CFO of Southland Steel and Supply, LLC, Mike is a 1971 graduate of Vandebilt Catholic High School and received his BS in Accounting from Nicholls State University in 1975. He is married to Ellen Alba Fakier and their daughter Lauren is a recent graduate of Nicholls State University.
Mr. Fakier has a long history of involvement in the Houma-Terrebonne community. He coached youth baseball and basketball between 1980 and 2000 and was the founding member of the Doubleplay Baseball Camp. He is a member of the United Way for South Louisiana Board of Directors, having served as President in FY 1999-2000 and Campaign Chair in 2009. He is also a member of the Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, SCIA and the Nicholls State University Foundation.
Mr. Fakier also severed on the board of commissioners of Terrebonne General Medical Center from 1998 – 2012. He was Finance Committee Chair from 2001 – 2004; Vice-chairman from 2004-2005 and Board Chairman from 2006 – 2007.
He helped create the Foundation for Terrebonne General Medical Center in 2011 and currently serves as chairman.