Mayor Randy Roach has served the public in various capacities at the local and state levels over the past 20 years. He served as State Representative for District 36 from 1988 to 1996 and has served as Mayor of Lake Charles since 2000. He is an ardent support of the Impact Lake Charles – AmeriCorps, which is housed in his office.
Impact Lake Charles provides academic assistance and mentoring to at-risk students in schools and after-school programs at one school in Lake Charles. Corps members also provide assistance to nonprofits and participate in community events to promote volunteerism and community growth.