Neil Riser

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Neil Riser
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Louisiana State Senate District 32
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Business Owner
Website Senate website
Neil Riser is a Republican member of the Louisiana State Senate, representing District 32.


Riser earned his BA in Business Management from Northeast Louisiana University in 1984.

Professional experience

Riser is President/Owner of Riser Funeral Home. He is also President of Pelican State Life Insurance Company and Board Member of Caldwell Bank and Trust Company.

Political experience

Riser joined the Louisiana State Senate in 2008. He has served in that position since, representing the 32nd district.

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Riser has been appointed to the following committees:


In the 2008-2009 legislative session, Riser served on the following committees:


Riser and his wife, Vicki, have two children.



In 2007 Riser was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 32. Riser (R) finished with 15,622 votes while his opponent Bryant Hammett (D) finished with 12,817 votes.[1]

Louisiana State Senate District 32
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Neil Riser (R) 15,622
Bryant Hammett (D) 12,817

Campaign donors


In 2007, a year in which Riser was up for election, he collected $370,576 in donations.[2]

His five largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Louisiana Republican Party $44,461
Louisiana Association of Business and Industry $28,031
Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Committee $20,000
Vicki S Riser $13,000
Louisiana Restaurant Association $8,000

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Louisiana State Senate District 32
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