Oliver M. Thomas
The Honorable Oliver M. Thomas was elected in 2021 to serve as Councilmember of District E-Orleans Parish. Councilmember Thomas relies heavily on his experience as a servant leader to evaluate the needs of every resident, seamlessly integrating resources, and diligently performing his duties with his constituents’ priorities at the forefront of his office’s agenda. Oliver, affectionately known as “OT,” is a native of New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward, a historic community located within the district he now serves. Notable acting credits include HBO’s Treme and his live solo performance Reflections: A Man and His Time. He is also the WBOK Morning Show Host.