Karen St. Germain

Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicle Commissioner Karen G. St. Germain was appointed by Governor John Bel Edwards in January of 2016 to head one of the most vital of state agencies. Her mission and directive is to continue her commitment to public service and to make the Office more efficient and responsive to the citizens of Louisiana. She was first elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives in 2003 and served the constituents in District 60 through 2016. Representative St. Germain served as the Chairwoman for the House Transportation, Highways, and Public Works Committee.

Prior to her election into the Louisiana House of Representatives, she worked as a legislative assistant for former Representatives Charlie Melancon and Audrey McCain. During her tenure, Representative St. Germain was named Legislator of the Year by the Child Care Association of Louisiana, Inc., the Louisiana State Troopers Association, the Professional Fire Fighters Association of Louisiana, and the Louisiana State Firemen's Association. She was also named Conservation Legislator of the Year by the Louisiana Wildlife Federation, and the National Wildlife Federation.