Raphael "Pookie" Rodriguez
St. Mary Parish
Year Inducted: 2008
Raphael "Pookie" Rodriguez has been active in community organizations for over 40 years and supports 4-H, volunteering for numerous projects. He was a key figure in establishing the St. Mary Parish Fair Association, which has a strong relationship with the 4-H program. He served on the St. Mary 4-H Advisory Council for eight years and has assisted with 4-H events and activities including cooking, livestock projects, gardening, horticulture projects and more. His involvement with the 4-H program continues as he guides his children and grandchildren in their 4-H work.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture