WHO IS TONY? Tony was born, raised, and has lived in New Iberia his entire life. Born to parents Haywood and Mary Alice Migues, also life long New Iberians. Tony’s uncle, Ted Migues who has always been an inspiration to him, served Iberia Parish and the state for over 30 years. Tony has a pride for his community that is generational. Tony resides in and raised his family in the same home that he, his 2 brothers and 3 sisters were raised.
TONY’S EXPERIENCE? Tony is a Retired Army Officer with 24 years of active duty service. Tony served as an Infantry Company Commander during Operation Desert Storm. Tony proudly served as the Superintendent of Parks and Recreation for the City of New Iberia for 10 years. And for the past four years Tony has worked as an Investigator at the Office of The Louisiana Attorney General and as a Sheriff’s Deputy with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office. Tony is a Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified Officer of the Law. Tony has a Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts from Regents University and an Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Southwestern Louisiana.
TONY’S FAMILY? Tony is married to Peggy Portier Migues they have three children Michael Migues, Jacques Migues, and Faith Migues, and are the proud Grandparents of four grandchildren—2 boys and 2 girls—Mallory, Blake, Frank, and Maggie. Tony is a loyal public servant who has devoted his life to serving others.
ABOUT TONY AND HIS INTENTIONS- ““The next city marshal needs to transform the office so that it can reach its full potential and do so all in a fiscally responsible way”. Migues said. “As we all are aware the city again has its own Police Department. So it is my plan is to work with the Mayor and Chief of Police as well as the newly elected Sheriff to aid and assist them with issues within the city limits”, said Migues.