A native of New Iberia, LA, Teles Fremin graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2001 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. After graduation Fremin began her career helping to develop LUS Fiber, which launched Lafayette, LA to the forefront of the technology industry. Soon after, Lafayette become one of the first cities in the nation to offer high-speed broadband technology to businesses and schools. For over 15 years, Fremin has worked in various roles at LUS Fiber. Her most recent role as the LUS Fiber Director is responsible for leading the engineering and business staff, guiding product development and overseeing day-to-day operations.Throughout her career, Fremin has remained an active participant in several professional organizations including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the Louisiana Engineering Society, Fiber Broadband Association and the National Society of Professional Engineers.