Board of Trustees

Mr. Richard Haase
Latter & Blum, Inc.
Board Chair

Mr. Gary Lorio
Whitney Bank
Campaign Chair

Ms. Jessica Vermilyea
Upbring Disaster Response
Community Impact Chair


Mr. Robert Kimbro
EY (Ernst & Young)
Immediate Past Campaign Chair
Board Vice Chair
Tocqueville Chair


Mr. Charles L. Rice, Jr.
Entergy New Orleans
Immediate Past Board Chair

Mrs. Cathy McRae
Community Volunteer
Executive Committee At-Large Member
WLC Chair

Mr. Michael Todd
Finance and Operations Chair
Board Treasurer

Dr. Toya Barnes-Teamer
HCM Strategists
Executive Committee At-Large Member

Ms. Danica Ansardi, CLU, ChFC, MBA
Ansardi Financial Services
Audit Committee Chair

Ms. Adrienne Slack
Federal Reserve Bank - Atlanta
Executive Committee At-Large Member

Mr. John Foley
Pan American Life
Board Secretary




Ms. Lori Barthelemy
Whitney Bank

Mrs. Karin Stafford Bird

Mr. Elwood Cahill
Sher Garner Cahill

Mr. Christopher J. Claus
Entercom New Orleans

Mr. Mike Edwards
Enterprise Holdings

Mr. David Francis
NOLA Media Group Times-Picayune

Ms. Norma Grace
Community Volunteer

Mr. Michael Hecht
GNO, Inc.

Judge Nancy Amato Konrad
Community Volunteer

Mr. Larry Miller
Community Volunteer

Ms. Marian H. Pierre
Crescent Guardian Inc.

Ms. Tara Richard, Esq.
Louisiana Appleseed

Mr. Tom Shaw

Mr. Todd Slack
Cyber Counsel, LLC

Mr. Tod Smith

Mrs. Carol B. Wise
Community Volunteer

Mr. Rick Young




Mr. Ed Krause
Community Volunteer

Mrs. Barbara Turner Windhorst
Community Volunteer

Ms. Kim Sport
Community Volunteer
Public Policy Chair