Leadership

2021 Board Members & Committee Chairs 

President – Judith V. Roberson, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University

President-Elect – Danielle Mack, CFRE, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center

Immediate Past President – Lois Smyth, Baton Rouge Area Foundation

Vice President of Communications – Gwen Palagi, WRKF

Vice President of Education – Raushanah Hunter, City Year Baton Rouge;

Barbara Auten, CFRE, CAP; Advisor, Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area

Vice President of Membership – Aimee Frierson, University Lab School

Vice President of Philanthropy – Chelsea Morgan, CFRE, American Heart Association

Secretary – Corey Williams, Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University

Treasurer – Lis Patrick, Essential Federal Credit Union

Treasurer Elect – Marci Bradley, CFRE, Marci Bradley Consulting

Board Advisor – Charlene Guarisco Montelaro, CAP

Be the Cause Chair – Kristy Mayes

CFRE Chair – Sarah Cortell Vandersypen, CFRE, Center for Development & Learning

IDEA Chair – Alicia Murphy 

Ethics Chair – Harriett Pooler, Consultant

Government Relations Chair – Barbara Caldwell, LSU Foundation

Mentoring Chair – Bernard Dumond, Development Innovations 360

Scholarship Chair – Darlene Rowland, BREADA

Youth in Philanthropy Chair

Young Professionals Chair – Rebecca Lunceford, Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area

Committee on Directorship Chair – Lois Smyth, Baton Rouge Area Foundation

Chapter Administrator – Tammy V. Abshire, CFRE, LSU Alumni Association