Our Team

Working together for a cleaner, greener Louisiana.

Executive Committee

Samatha Bonnette
Marketing & Development Mgr.
Shreve Memorial Library
Board Chair

Courtney Hornsby
City of West Monroe
Chief of Staff
Vice Chair

Carla Buchholz
City of Mandeville
Former Council Member

Katherine King
Kean, Miller LLP

Dr. Susan Strain, DVM
Claiborne Hill Veterinary Hospital
Past Chair

Susan Russell
Keep Louisiana Beautiful
Executive Director

Board of Directors

Phyllis Cancienne
Baker Donelson


Dawn Cantrell
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
Vice President, Care Management

Tricia Farace
Waste Management
Municipal and Community Relations

John Gallagher
Louisiana Municipal Association
Executive Director

Eligha Guillory
Pedestal Bank
Vice President and Branch Manager

Angie Manning
Southwest La. Convention & Visitors Bureau
Communication Director


Brian Melancon
Assistant Director
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Patrick Hamby
Customer Service Manager
Entergy Louisiana, LLC

Ann Vail
Executive Director
La. Clean Fuels

Venise Ortego

Gretchen Vanicor
Director of Sustainability
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Advisory Board

Sergeant James Anderson
Public Affairs Section
Louisiana State Police

Darryl Campbell, CCM
La. Dept. of Safety and Corrections
Assistant Warden of Administration

Jessica DeVille
La. Dept. of Transportation and Development
Active Transportation Engineer

Patsy Hebert
La. Garden Club Federation

Judd Jeansonne
Volunteer Louisiana
Executive Director

Jean Kelly
La. Dept. of Environmental Quality
Public Information Officer

Sara Krupa
La. Dept. of Natural Resources
Interagency Affairs Manager

Kelsea McCrary
Department of Culture, Recreation & Tourism

Jackie Maginnis
Founding Member

Robert Shadoin
La. Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries
Deputy Secretary


Susan Russell
Executive Director

Cabell Mouton
Affiliate and Grant Director

Melissa Kenyon
Communications and Marketing Director


Patty Ferrell
Administrative Assistant