Safety Management Systems Leadership
Scott Domingue, President of Safety Management Systems, LLC
As president, Scott Domingue has overall responsibility for the entire division. Scott began his career at Acadian Ambulance in 1988. He served through the ranks of various divisions of management then moved to Safety Management Systems as project development supervisor. He also served as a sales and marketing manager, and, most recently, a vice president.
Courtney Juneau, Vice President of Operations
Courtney Juneau, vice president of operations, started his career at Acadian in 2006. He is responsible for all of Safety Management Systems day-to-day operations including remote paramedics, safety technicians and HSE consultants. In March 2001, he joined Safety Management Systems as the HSE consulting manager responsible for quality control, marketing and all consulting operations. Courtney graduated from University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1995 with a bachelor's degree in applied life sciences. He is involved in many aspects of his community as a member of Gulf Coast Safety and Training Group, a committee member for Delta Waterfowl-Lafayette Chapter, a sponsor for the American Heart Association Heart Walk, and a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Eddy Dupuis, Vice President of Finance
Eddy Dupuis, vice president of finance, joined Acadian in 2007. He provides financial oversight to Safety Management Systems and its sister divisions, Air Med and Executive Air Charter Services. Eddy graduated Cum Laude from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a bachelor's degree in business administration. He is a CPA and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Louisiana Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Steve Friedman, Director of Finance
Steven Friedman, director of finance, is responsible for the financial and accounting activities of Safety Management Systems. Steven, who has worked for SMS since 2011, graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and received his master’s degree from the University of Tampa. He is a Chartered Global Management Accountant and a dedicated member of many organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Louisiana Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Knights of Columbus.
The high standard of care provided by our remote paramedic service is in large part due to the involvement of our Medical Director Dr. Donald Thibodaux. His background in emergency and occupational medicine gives SMS the advantage of understanding OSHA incident classifications and their effects on the oil & gas industry. He is on 24-hour call for emergency physician consultations, and helps teach clinical extension courses and training sessions with our team to ensure the highest quality emergency medical response in the Gulf of Mexico. A graduate of Nicholls State University, Dr. Thibodaux received his bachelor's degree in chemistry then attended medical school at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans. After completing his emergency medicine residency at Charity Hospital at New Orleans, he spent 20 years practicing hospital-based emergency medicine in Houma, Louisiana.
Dr. Donald Thibodaux, Medical Director
Gentry Perry, Director of Operations Gentry Perry joined SMS in 2001 and played a major part in the growth of the company. Currently, Gentry serves as director of operations and manages field operations for the entire company. He assists SMS regional managers in supervising personnel logistics. During his career with SMS, Gentry has served as consultant, consulting manager, and regional manager. A graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Gentry received his bachelor's degree in industrial technology and participated in the Moody Institute of Executive Key Leaders Program, an executive development program in the Greater Acadiana region. Gentry holds several environmental certifications and is acquiring additional safety credentials. He serves his community by volunteering for his local church where he assists in media production for weekly services and events.
Brett Fontenot, Key Account Manager
As Key Account Manager, Brett Fontenot manages customer relationships by understanding the needs of each client and ensuring satisfaction with the services provided. Brett also works closely with new clients to better understand their needs and projected work. An employee of SMS for more than six years, Brett earned his associate degree in general studies and occupation health and safety. Brett is a board certified occupational health and safety technologist and a national registered EMT.