Board of Governors

2017-2018 Executive Committee

Lee Anne Sciambra

Vice Chair
Larry Closs
MaxHome, LLC

Bryan P. Scofield
Pan-American Life Insurance Group

Robby Moss
Hartwig Moss Insurance Agency

Chair - Board Engagement
Chad Berg
Lee Michaels Fine Jewelers

Co-Chairs - Fund Development
Kevin Ericksen
Whitney Bank

Katharine Kay
Capital One

Chair- Programs and Volunteers
Arnel Cosey, Ph.D.
Delgado Community College

Chair - Community Awareness and Visibility
Diedra Dias
Ochsner Health System

Chair - Trust Your Crazy Ideas Challenge
Laurie Young
Adams and Reese, LLP

Immediate Past Chair
Clark Todd
Blessey Marine Services, Inc.

Chair – Budget, Finance & Audit
Bev Nichols

Active Board Members

Gayle Benson
New Orleans Saints/ New Orleans Pelicans

Chad Berg
Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry

Lisa Blossman
New Orleans CityBusiness

Patrick Brandau
Deloitte and Touche, LLP

Jennie Campbell, CMP, CMM, PMP
Stewart Steelwood Investments, LLC

Mason G. Couvillon
Dardis Couvillon & Associates

Mark Ducoing
Regions Bank

James "Jimmy" Dunn

Allen Frederic, III
Jones Walker

Megan Guy, JD, MB
Gillis, Ellis & Baker

Brian Laborde
Laborde Products, Inc.

Theodore Lee
Gulf Marine Products, LLC

Katie LeGardeur
J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Shauna Lovorn-Marriage
Entergy Services Inc.

Emily Lucas

Sarah N. McLaughlin, PMP
Office of Mayor Mitch Landrieu

Suzi S. O'Brien
Peoples Health Network

Wesley J. Palmisano
Palmisano Group

Victoria Adams Phipps
The Idea Village

Jeffrey Platt
Tidewater, Inc.

Janell B. Pulliam
Ernst & Young, LLP

Jerry Radosta

Augusto "Cookie" Rojas
New Orleans Baby Cakes

Ashton J. Ryan, Jr.

Brandon J. Smith
Flexicrew Technical Services

Sidney Torres, IV
IV Capital

Vera Triplett, Ph.D.
Noble Minds, Institute for Whole Child Learning

Kacy Wainwright
Entercom Communications

Marian Wallis
Innovative Logistics Support Services

Steve Waring
Latter & Blum, Inc.

Sean Wilson
The International High School of Louisiana


Emeritus Board Members

Walter Blessey, Jr.
Blessey Marine Services, Inc.

Sandra R. Duncan
Rhodes Family of Business