2015 Tureaud Chapter Officers And Board Members 


Rachel Emanuel, Ph.D., ’77 & ’90, President

Director of Communications and Development Support, Southern University Law Center

Gary Huntley, ’89, President-Elect

Vice President, Regulatory and Governmental Affairs, Entergy New Orleans, Inc.

Todd Schexnayder, ’81Treasurer

Sr. VP, Human Resources, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Daniel Druilhet, ’08, Secretary

Administrative Law Judge


Board of Directors:

Bridgett Brister, ’74, & ’77, Member-At-Large

Retired Communications/Public Relations Professional, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Felicia LeDuff Harry, ’78, Member-At-Large

Assistant Professor of Mass Communications, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana

Judge Luke LaVergne, ’82, LSU Law, Member-At-Large

Retired Judge, East Baton Rouge Parish Family Court

Jada D. Lewis, ’97, Member-At-Large

Assistant Dean, Office for Diversity Programs, LSU College of Engineering

Shaun Mena, ’04, Social & Special Events Chair

Owner, The Mena Law Firm, LLC

Melody Robinson, ’03, Publicity & Public Information Chair

CRM Manager, LSU Continuing Education

Joaneane A. Smith, ’97, Member-At-Large

Owner/President & CEO, Global Commerce and Services, LLC (New Orleans)

Ken West, ’05, Member-At-Large

Chief Operating Officer, Ethics and Compliance Officer, Medical Center of Trinity, Trinity, Florida

Sevetri M. Wilson, ‘08, ‘10, Member-At-Large

Founder/Lead Community Consultant, Solid Ground Innovations, LLC


Ex-officio Members:

Verge Ausberry, ’90, ’92, ‘04 Senior Associate Athletic Director, LSU Athletics Bradley Bellow, ’12, Assistant Director of Chapters, LSU Alumni Association Roland Mitchell, PhD, President, Black Faculty and Staff Caucus at LSU, Associate Director, School of Education, and Associate Professor, College of Human Sciences & Education

LaKeitha Poole, ‘12 Coordinator, LSU African American Cultural Center

Brandon Smith, ‘01, Immediate Past President Community Affairs Liaison, LSU Community University Partnership