cityhall report

Our Mayor

 Mayor Mike Cooper   Trailhead Stage

Mayor Mike Cooper


  • Director, St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation Board (STEDF)
  • Member, Regional Planning Commission - Transportation Policy Committee
  • Member, St. Tammany Municipal Association (President 2014-2015)
  • Member, St. Tammany Public Trust Financing Authority
  • Member, Louisiana Chapter, American Public Works Association (APWA)
  • Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL) Leadership Louisiana, Class of 2014



  • Member, Covington Business Association
  • Member, St. Tammany Art Association
  • Member, St. Tammany Home Builders Association
  • Member, St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce
  • Safe Harbor's "Real Men of St. Tammany" Candidate 2014
  • Grand Marshal, Mystic Krewe of Olympia Parade 2013
  • Honorary Chair, American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Northwest St. Tammany 2012
  • Grand Marshal, St. Tammany Parish Fair Parade 2011
  • Campaign Chairman, West St. Tammany Parish United Way 2001-2002
  • Past Chairman, Covington Planning & Zoning Commission
  • Past President, Covington Jaycees
  • Member, St. Paul's School Alumni Association (Past President)



  • Lifelong Resident of Covington
  • Graduate, St. Paul's School, Covington
  • Graduate, University of Southwestern Louisiana (USL), Lafayette, LA
  • Oldest of five children -- Ernest J. and Audrey LeBlanc Cooper
  • Married, Catherine Guastella Cooper
  • Stepsons, Whitney M. Brown and R. Duncan Brown