District 8 - Buddy Amoroso
Newly re-elected for his second term, Councilman Buddy Amoroso continues to serve as Metropolitan Council representing District 8. He officially took office in January 2013. The boundary of District 8 includes:
- Areas between Coursey Boulevard and Airline Highway and South Sherwood Forest Boulevard to the West
- Old Jefferson/Tiger Bend to the South
- O’Neal Lane to the East
- South Old Hammond Highway to the North
Education / Experience
A life-long resident of Baton Rouge, Buddy Amoroso attended Broadmoor High School. He obtained his BS in Business Administration from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Buddy, a licensed Louisiana Real Estate Broker is the CEO of Prime Properties, XL. He is currently the Chairman of the Board for the Baton Rouge Apartment Association and a former Board Member for the East Baton Rouge Airport Commission.
He has been very involved in the Boy Scouts of America, serving as former Scout Master of Trinity Lutheran Church, Troop Number 169, and as Assistant Scout Master.
Buddy is married to Denise Waters and has three children, Elaine, Michal Ann and Anthony Amoroso - Navy Corpsman. He and his family are members of Christ Presbyterian Church, where he serves as a deacon.
Contact his legislative Aide, Deanna Goux at 225-389-5168, or email Deanna.
Open Neighborhood BR: Council District 8
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