UWSELA Public Policy Committee Educational Sessions

United Way of Southeast’s Louisiana Public Policy Committee hosted two educational sessions as part of the development process for UWSELA’s 2022 State Legislative Agenda. The sessions provide insight on key issues from experts in education, financial stability, health, and community strengthening.



Workforce Development


Educational Session #1:  Education & Financial Stability

Speakers include: Hamilton Simons-Jones, Founder and Principal, ResourceFull Consulting, Dr. Libbie Sonnier, Executive Director, Louisiana Policy Institute for Children, Susan Nelson, Executive Director, Louisiana Partnership for Children & Families, and Jan Moller, Director, Louisiana Budget Project 

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Workforce Development


Educational Session #2:  Health & Community Strengthening

Dr. Dana Hunter, Executive Director, Children’s Cabinet and Office of Human Trafficking Prevention, Connie Bellone, CEO, Health and Education Alliance of Louisiana, Ashley Shelton, Executive Director, Power Coalition for Equity & Justice,  Andreanecia Morris, Executive Director, Housing NOLA, and Judy Morse, President & CEO, Urban League of Louisiana

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