Louis served as President of Happiness Is Camping from 2004-2015. He is currently the leading consultant for labor relations relating to Independent Films in North America. Prior to this he was Executive Director of International Cinematographers (IATSE) for 10 years. Louis was presented the Crystal Apple Award 1993 by the Mayor of New York City at Gracie Mansion for his outstanding contributions to the entertainment industry. Louis now resides in Dutchess County, New York.