2018 Board and Staff

Istvan “Steve” Molnar, Chair
Business & Economic Development Project Manager
Entergy New Orleans, Inc.

Sayde Finkle, Secretary/Treasurer
Senior Associate for Research and Special Projects, GNO inc
New Orleans, LA

Wayne Benjamin, Jr.
Radio Personality, Q93/Philanthropist
New Orleans, LA

Mark Boucree
Vice President/Business Development Officer
Community Development Banking, Capital One Bank
New Orleans, LA

Cherry Fisher-May
Publisher and Event Producer, IND Media
Lafayette, LA

Claudia Ginty
Director, Field Channel Marketing
Cox Communications
New Orleans, LA

Bill Hess
Director, Economic Development for City of Alexandria
Alexandria, LA

Tonia Moore
Louisiana Public Health Institute
Associate Director
Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living
Louisiana Public Health Institute

Cheryl Castille, Ex Officio,
Director, Louisiana Division of the Arts


Aimee Smallwood
Chief Executive Officer

Kathy Richard
Director, Healthcare Initiative