Staff Member: Kenneth E. Soignier
Kenneth E. Soignier
Deacon Kenneth "Ken" Soignier joined our staff in May 2016. He is married to the former Cynthia (Cindy) Schexnailder and they are the proud parents of three children and grandparents of seven. Deacon Soignier was ordained to the Sacred Order of Deacons in the Roman Catholic Church, Diocese of Lafayette, on September 10, 2006. He has previously served at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Lafayette, and St. Joseph and St. Rose of Lima in Cecilia. He is a retired Account Manager with CETCO Oilfield Services and retired Exxon/Nalco Chemical Company Operatonal Manager. He is a retired United States Air Force Pilot Senior Officer with a rank of Major. He has a BA and Masters from UL Lafayette and is a member of the American Legion and Knights of Columbus and past member of St. Martin Parish Public School Board, Parish 911 Commission Board member and St. Martin Parish Economic Development Authority (SMEDA) board member. We are excited to have Deacon Soignier serving here at St. Bernard Parish and we welcome him and his wife, Cindy, to our parish.