Eugene "Gene" Auguillard was recently named the manager of the Donaldsonville Wal-Mart.


Auguillard has been with the company for 12 years and began as a management trainee in Mathews.


Eugene "Gene" Auguillard was recently named the manager of the Donaldsonville Wal-Mart.

Auguillard has been with the company for 12 years and began as a management trainee in Mathews.

His experience includes assistant manager in Port Allen, six years in Las Vegas and stops in Michigan including, Flint, Detroit and Saginaw, most recently as a store manager of a Supercenter.

"I am happy to be back in Louisiana and around family and friends," Auguillard said.

Auguillard, originally from Breaux Bridge, will celebrate his five-year anniversary with his wife in October.

He is an Elder, Deacon and licensed minister with The Carpenter's House Church in Holly, Mi. and hopes to work in ministry full-time one day.

"I feel blessed to be able to work in the Donaldsonville community and am thankful for all the kindness and warmth shown to me thus far," Auguillard said.