EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION

  • Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA)
    Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs
    Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (With Honors and Chancellor’s Scholar)
  • McDonogh 35 Senior High School (BESE Scholar)

  • Mildred C. Osborne Elementary School (Kindergarten through 8th Grade)

  • Perrault Kiddy Kollege (Pre-Kindergarten)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • African Diaspora Consortium - Chief of Staff and Vice President, Global Partnerships

  • The Fauchard Group - Senior Managing Partner

  • City of New Orleans, Office of the Mayor - Director of Federal Relations

  • Southern University System, Office of the President - Executive Director for Governmental and External Affairs

  • Office of United States Senator Mary L. Landrieu, Regional Manager and Legislative Liaison

  • Office of the Governor (The Honorable Kathleen Babineaux Blanco), State of Louisiana - Assistant Legislative Director and Senior Policy Manager

 

BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

  • National Advisory Board Member, National Academy Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Vice Chairman, New Orleans City Planning Commission

  • Board Member and Parliamentarian, McDonogh 35 Senior High School Alumni Association

  • Former Board Member and Parliamentarian, New Orleans Early Childhood and Family Learning Foundation

  • Former Chairman, McDonogh 35 Senior High School Academy of Engineering

  • Former Member, Louisiana Board of Regents Commission on Teacher Quality

  • Former Board Member and Parliamentarian, CareSouth (FQHC) – (Chairman, Legislative Committee; Chairman, Facilities and Property Committee)

  • Former Board Member, Carville Job Corps Academy Community Industry Advisory Board

  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated (Former Legislative Chairman, Louisiana Kappa Caucus)

  • Life Member, McDonogh 35 Senior High School Alumni Association

  • Life Member, Southern University Alumni Federation

  • Comparative International Education Society

  • Pi Gamma Mu International Social Science Honor Society

  • Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society