N. Louis Paladeau, Jr.


Occupation: Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, TessArae,LLC


Mr. PaladeauClass of '81

Mr. Paladeau holds a BBA in Accounting from the College of William & Mary.

Mr. Paladeau is currently Chief Financial Officer at TessArae, LLC.  TessArae® is a private company that designs and delivers the most cost-effective, highly multiplexed, targeted DNA sequencing diagnostics available for two key markets: microbial detection and genetic testing.

Prior to joining TessArae, Mr. Paladeau was Vice President of Operations Technology for Marriott International, where he had global responsibility for technology inititatives to positively impact hotel guest experiences. He began with Marriott in 1981 and held a variety of local, regional and international positions in finance, real estate, management, development and acquisitions and, most recently, the world-wide roll-out of high speed internet access and HDTV equipment and programming.

Appointed: 2007
Current Term: Class of 2016