Committee Member Profile

Notary Public

Sharon C. Toups
A native of Houma, Louisiana Sharon joined her step-father in his notarial practice upon earning her commission in 1984. The office has served Terrebonne, Lafourche, St. Mary and Assumption Parishes since 1956. Sharon and Robert, her husband of 44 years, have continued the business legacy since his death in 1995. Diversifying the business, they now own and operate an independent Louisiana Motor Vehicle Office; Toups Notary Public Service & Public Tag Agency. Sharon earned her notarial statewide jurisdiction in 2012. Their daughter, Haley Toups Tivet, manages and co-owns Toups & Associates Insurance Agency, LLC which offers notary bonds and/or E & O insurance coverage to many of our members. Sharon holds a producer license in Life, Health and Property & Casualty. Their eldest daughter, Talia T. Scott, has also worked in the family business. Professional titles and accomplishments include: Member of LNA from 1996 to present; Charter member of the Bayou Regions Chapter of the LNA and served as Secretary from 1996 to 1998; Bayou Regions Chapter of LNA, President for the 1998-99 term; LNA Shop Talk Coordinator-1999-2009; LNA Certified Instructor of the "Successful Vehicle Transfers"; Developer of the "Successful Vehicle Transfers II" course of study in 2010; LNA Board of Directors from 2002- present; LNA President for the 2008 and 2020 term; Vice President for the 2007 term LNA Committee work- Education Committee Chair; Membership Committee Chair; Swearing in Ceremony; Convention Chair - 2009-2011, 2020, Co-chair 2012-2013; Louisiana Notary Institute, LLC - co-owner/Instructor offering pre-commissioning notary courses and continuing educational courses Terrebonne Parish Notarial Exam Committee Member from January 2000-June 2005 Terrebonne Parish Notarial Committee Notary Contact Secretary of State's Notary Study Committee - South Louisiana regional representative Louisiana Public Tag Association - Charter Member - Vice President Registered Parliamentarian National Association of Parliamentarians - Member National Notary Association-Member National Notary Association Certified Signing Agent Sharon has four beautiful grand-"angels" as she affectionately refers to them, Abigail, Alex, Cora & Reid. Sharon declares that it is an honor and privilege to represent the members of this association and thanks those who have entrusted her to serve as "their" director.

LNA Involvement

Committee NamePositionBeginning of TermEnd of Term
Board of DirectorsDirector1/1/202012/31/2021
Convention CommitteeChair1/1/202112/31/2021