Born January 28, 1951
Education Opelousas High School 1969
University of Southwestern Louisiana BS 1973
LSU Medical School New Orleans MD 1979
Family Wife Marie Martinez Dupré Married May 18, 1973
Daughters Reneé, Ellione, Amily
Grand Daughter Ava
Formed Dupré Transport, Inc. on October 1, 1979, and began operations on March 20, 1980. Opened corporate office in Opelousas and began with two tankers hauling gasoline and diesel fuel in south Louisiana. Diversified into chemicals, dedicated fleets, and transportation management over the years. Expanded geographically with offices today in 23 states and operations into Canada and Mexico. In 1995, moved corporate office to Lafayette, LA and in 2008 changed name to Dupré Logistics, LLC.
Total team of over 1,200 logistics professionals focused on delivering the Dupré mission, Safe Service That’s Profitable.
Boards and Affiliations:
Louisiana Board of Regents 1995-2005
Hope for Opelousas Board of Directors 2007-Present
Northwestern University Transportation
Center Business Advisory Committee 2010-Present
American Trucking Association Board of Directors 2009-Present
Lafayette Central Park, LLC