Duke of Louisiana Carl Bolt was born in Artesia, NM in 1967 and was the oldest of 3 children. He was born into a family of printers that took his family to Colorado, New Mexico, Arkansas and finally settling in Shreveport.
Carl has worked at Allegra Marketing, formerly Insty Prints, for over 33 years and has been the production manager for 20 years.
Carl and Cathy have been married for 13 fantastic years. They have 2 children, Kimberly and Justin, a great son in law Trey, and 7 grandchildren: Damein, Devin, Morgan, Addie, Zay, Zee and Zoey. They also have 2 fur babies: Jack and Jill.
Carl has been a member of Gemini for 4 years, helping out at the den, at the parade and as a consort. He is also a committee member for Mudbug Madness for 10 years and is a beer booth supervisor.
Carl is honored to have been chosen as Duke of Louisiana and looks forward to representing Gemini this upcoming Mardi Gras season.