We are happy to announce Dr. Lee “Bo” Grafton as the Admiral of the 71st Annual Golden Meadow Fourchon Tarpon Rodeo.
Dr. Grafton resides in Thibodaux, Louisiana. He is married to Becky Aysen Grafton, and has three wonderful children, Beau (10), Georgia (8), and Leigh (6). He grew up in Ruston, Louisiana, where his passion for hunting and fishing began.
He received his medical degree from LSU Medical Center-Shreveport and completed his residency in Dermatology at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans, with the title of Chief Resident.
In July 1999, Dr. Grafton opened Grafton Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, an independent practice in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Over the past 20 years, his practice has grown to providing multiple Dermatologists, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners, and has expanded to four locations servicing Thibodaux, Houma, Raceland and Morgan City.
As an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Grafton has served as President of the Louisiana Academy of Dermatology and President of the Cutaneous Therapy Society. He is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and serves as a member of the American Society of MOHS Surgery for removal of skin cancer.
Bo has been a part of hosting TV shows for the last 18 years that expresses his love for the great outdoors. In the beginning, the Sportsman’s Paradise, Castin’ Cajun and now Keep on Castin’ features our heritage and culture that is so important to the people in our Region and State. Dr. Grafton shares experiences of hunting and fishing to educate his audience and to share the wonderful adventures the outdoors has to offer.
Bo is dedicated to helping others and giving back to his community. Bo is an active participant in the Wounded War Heroes Foundation and Fishing Rodeo. He recognizes and supports the service men and women for the sacrifices they have endured and appreciates his time spent with them during this wonderful event. Dr. Grafton is also a lifetime board member of the Annual Creole Classic Fishing Rodeo which raises funds to support different non-profit organizations throughout the Parish.
Fishing on the Gulf Coast has always held a special place in his heart. The rodeos Bo has fished has provided him, his family and friends with many memories of fun times. Great family fun where memories are made are the best part of rodeo events!
Dr. Grafton is deeply honored to be asked to serve as your 2019 Admiral of the 71st Annual Golden Meadow Fourchon Tarpon Rodeo on July 4 – 6, 2019 at Port Fourchon Marina, and would like to invite everyone to join in on the fun and support the reason for this event… the education of our youth!
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