The Leadership Lafourche Class of 2019 was recognized at a graduation dinner held in their honor at Nicholls State University on Thursday, May 16.
Dr. Renee Biondo was selected as the class speaker by her classmates and shared their Leadership Lafourche experience with all in attendance, as well as a slide show presentation of their journey over the last few months.
Leadership Lafourche is a leadership immersion program designed to train cross-sections of Lafourche residents and workers for productive roles focused on the future and well being of our parish, institutions, and communities. Graduating its first class in 1993, Leadership Lafourche has trained and inspired hundreds of individuals toward this singular goal, many who have become community leaders.
The Leadership Class of 2019 includes:
Shannon Atkinson – Ochsner St. Anne Hospital
Dr. Renee Biondo – Smile Dentistry
Jacob Callais – T. Baker Smith
Robert N. Cavell – Morvant & Cavell, APLC
J. Kelly Chighizola – City of Thibodaux
Ryan P. Collins – Law Office of Ray Collins
Lt. Brett Exnicious – Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office
Mikki Fazzio – Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
Kristy Rivet Gaudet – Ochsner St. Anne Hospital
Drew Hebert – John Deere
Petey Kern – Meyer Financial Group
Tanya Knight – United Community Bank
John Kyzar – Expert Technology
Tad Lafont – Lady of the Sea Hospital
Chandler LeBoeuf – Fletcher Technical Community College
Corey Perrillioux – Lafourche Parish Council
Kimberly Rister – Lafourche Parish Juvenile Justice Facility
Shawn Snow – Thibodaux Police Department
Rebecca Thibodaux – Simply Nonprofits
Wendy Thibodeaux – Lafourche Parish Assessor’s Office
Kirsten Use’ – John Deere
Stephen Viguerie – Duplantis Design Group
John Warren – Brian Mustin: Allstate Insurance
For more information on the Leadership Lafourche program, contact Lin Kiger, 985-693-6700, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.leadershiplafourche.com. Applications will be accepted this summer for the upcoming 2019 – 2020 Leadership Class.
Posted on Fri, May 24, 2019
by The Lafourche Gazette