Jonathan LaBorde currently serves as Vice President of Continental Drilling & Service, Inc. Jon has worked at Continental since 1991 in various capacities.
Jon heads up the operations department and is responsible for all the day to day scheduling of all the service and drilling crews. Jon has years of knowledge in drilling, pump installation, machine work, welding and trucking.
Civic work includes: Member of Joppa Lodge, 32nd degree Mason and member of El Karubah Shrine Club.
Hobbies include: Motorcycle riding with friends, duck & deer hunting as well as target shooting.
Family: Married to Colleen LaBorde for 10 years with three children; CeCe, Jake and Pierce.
Robert currently serves at Vice President of Continental Drilling & Service, Inc. Robert graduated from Louisiana Tech University in the spring of 1980 with a BS in Professional Aviation with a Commercial Pilots License and a minor in Finance. He began working for the company immediately thereafter.
Robert heads up the estimating department and is responsible for all bids and estimates on projects. Robert also has knowledge in geo-physical, down hole, electric logging operations and performs those services for Continental Drilling & Service, as well as for other drilling contractors from time to time.
Civic Work Includes: Board of Directors at Oakwood Home for Women, Past Master of Joppa Lodge #362, F&AM, 32 Degree Scottish Rite Mason, Past Potentate of El Karubah Shriners (2006), Past Master Knights Templar, Member Royal Order of Jesters, Member of the Royal Order of Scotland, Member of the Iowa Corporation of Shriners International. Member of St. Marks Church in Shreveport, LA.
Hobbies include: Taking long motorcycle trips with friends, cross country RV’ing with family, competitive trapshooting and flying anything.
Family: Married to Robin H. LaBorde for 24 years. They have adult children, Leighton and Sarah, along with five grandchildren.
Larry LaBorde currently serves as President of Continental Drilling & Service, Inc. He graduated from Louisiana Tech University in the fall of 1979 with a BS in Civil Engineering and began work for the company immediately thereafter. Currently his responsibilities include: Overall project management on all contracts, project planning and scheduling, oversight on all bids, oversight on all service and shop work, final design on pumping equipment & purchasing responsibility on contract work. He also does the design and engineering on all design/build contracts, design and supervision of all specialty equipment construction, preparation of all hydro-geologic reports on required contracts.
Hydrology background includes:
-Specialized in hydraulics in civil engineering.
-Special studies in open channel hydraulics and groundwater hydraulics.
-Worked as project manager on hundreds of water well contracts over the last 24 years.
-Prepared numerous hydrology reports for contracts following Phase I construction.
-Oversee in-house soils laboratory.
-Have taught basic hydrology at state water well convention continuing education seminars.
-Attend four to five yearly seminars for continuing education through State of Texas, State of Louisiana, State of Arkansas, National Ground Water Association, and the Ground Water Institute in locals around the world.
Civic work includes: Member of First United Methodist Church currently serving on the finance committee. President emeritus of the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society, 32nd degree Mason and Shriner, Member of the North Shreveport Lions Club, Member and Past Commodore of the Shreveport Yacht Club, Past President and Chairman of building committee at Fellowship United Methodist Church during main building phase of church, Member of Agurs Business Association. Currently serving on the board of Downtown Shreveport Development Corporation.
Professional associations include: Member and past president of Ground Water Institute, Member of NGWA (National Ground Water Association), Member and past president of LGWA (Louisiana Ground Water Association), member of the Louisiana Governor’s Advisory Committee for the Regulation & Control of Water Well Drillers, member of the Ground Water Institute.
Hobbies include: Sailboat racing, writing, travel, lecturing on monetary history.
Family: Married to Donna "Puddy" LaBorde for 36 years with two adult children; Christopher and Elizabeth.