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Early Childhood Care and Education Commission

c/o Leslie Doyle
LA Dept. of Education
1201 N. Third St., Room 4-276
Baton Rouge, LA 70804


(225) 342-3488



R.S. 17:407.101


MemberAddressSeat Information
Barrow, Regina Ashford (Sen.)P. O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Appt by Sen Pres; Mem of Senate
Blanco, Maria T.LSUHSC
411 S. Prieur St. Room 4421
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Appt. by Gov; Rep of a special-needs advocacy org
Braun, BrittanyLA Dept. of Education
P. O. Box 94064
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Appt by State Supt of Ed; Rep of special ed programs
Buxton, Toni S.DCFS
627 N. Fourth Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Ex-O; Sec of DCFS or designee
Carter, Gary M. Jr. (Rep.)3520 General DeGaulle, Ste. 3071
New Orleans, LA 70114
Appt by the Speaker; Member of the House
Chiasson, Jenna, Ph.D.Asst. Superintendent, Office of Teaching & Learnin
1201 North 3rd St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Appt by Supt. of Ed.; Rep of early childhood programs w/in DOE
Craig, Susannah Ph.D.LA Board of Regents
1201 N. 3rd St., # 6
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Appt by the Board of Regents; Staff member
DiCarlo, Cynthia F.LSU
123B Peabody Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Appt by the Board of Regents; Early intervention researcher
Easterly, Gina N.LDH
P. O. Box 3214, Bin #4
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Appt by Sec of LDH; Rep of maternal, infant and earlyhood home visitation prog
Edwards, DonnaP. O. Box 94004
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Ex-O; Executive director of LWC or Designee; Nonvoting member
Fazio-Brunson, Michelle, Ph.D.Northwestern State University
174 Sam Sibley Drive
Natchitoches, LA 71497
Appt by the Board of Regents; Early childhood education researcher
Fisher, Lindsey J.706 Crestlawn Dr
Lafayette, LA 70503-5800
Appt by Senate Pres; Rep from Type I or Type II early learning center
Flynn, Linda, Ph.D.UNO 3420 Bicentennial Ed Center
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
Appt by the Speaker; One early care and ed researcher
Frost, DionneSt. Joan of Arc Roman Catholic School
919 Cambronne St.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Appt by BESE; Nonpublic schl parti in publicly funded early childhood care
Goudeau, Melissa740 North Monroe St.
Marksville, LA 71351-2389
Appt by Senate Pres; Parent of child in publicly funded daycare
Guarisco, Sherry S.SSG Consulting Services
266 Seyburn Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Appt. by Gov; Expertise in operations of family care center
Hilferty, Stephanie (Rep.)3331 Severn Ave., Suite 206
Metairie, LA 70002
Appt by the Speaker; Member of the House
Julien, Theon1113 South Darla Avenue
Gonzales, LA 70737-4044
Appt by the Speaker; Parent of child in publicly funded daycare center
Leach, Anthony C. "Buddy" Jr.P. O. Box 997
Lake Charles, LA 70602
Appt. by Gov; Rep of Gov's Office
Ledet, Ileana GarciaP. O. Box 94214
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
Appt by the Speaker; One business rep
Mizell, Beth (Sen.)1051 Main Street
Franklinton, LA 70438
Appt by Sen Pres; Mem of Senate;
Neal, StaceyLA Dept of Economic Development
617 North Third St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Ex-O; Sec of Dept of Economic Dev or designee
Perrin, Keith, M.D.LA Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
400 Caddo St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
Appt by LA Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
Polito, PaulaBeary Cherry Tree
3117 Lake Villa Drive
Metairie, LA 70002
Appt by BESE upon rec of supt of ed; high performing early childhood care
Richard, Scott M.Acadia Parish School System
P. O. Box 309
Crowley, LA 70527
Appt. by Sen Pres; Local school superintendent
Rouege, Monique B.1700 Lake Salvador Drive
Harvey, LA 70058-5154
Appt by Sen Pres; Type III Early Learning Center rep
Rushing, CindyRapides Parish Schools
P. O. Box 7117
Alexandria, LA 71306
Appt by BESE upon rec of supt of ed; high performing early childhood care
Scott-Spaulding, Monique13702 Coursey Blvd.. Building #8, Suite B
Baton Rouge, LA 70817
Appt by Sen Pres: One buiness rep
Sharp, Brenda BarronLDH
P. O. Box 3117
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Appt by Sec of LDH; Rep of EarlySteps program w/in Bureau of Family Health
Smith, Liz C.564 Laurel Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
Appt by Senate pres; Rep of Child Advocacy or community org
Sonnier-Netto, Mary E."Libbie", Ph.D.Louisiana Policy Institute for Children
P. O. Box 13552
New Orleans, LA 70185
Appt by the Speaker; Rep of child advocacy or communication
Spring, Susan G., Ph.D.47086 Weald Way
Hammond, LA 70401-3603
Appt. by Gov; Rep of Head Start program
Stilley, MelissaTangipahoa Parish Supt. of Schools
59656 Puleston Rd.
Amite, LA 70422
Appt by the Speaker; One local school supeerintendent
Thompson, Judy R.City of Baton Rouge, Head Start
4523 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
Appt. by Gov; Rep of municipality that receives Head Start funding
Tipton, Michael W.Attn: Community Relations/BCBS LA Foundation
5525 Reitz Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Appt. by Gov; Rep of child advocacy or community org
Wahid, Kahree A.P. O. Box 6
Lecompte, LA 71346
Appt by Supt. of Ed.; Rep of LA Head Start Collaboration Office
Young, AlanSouthland Park Learning Center
1001Southland Park Drive
Shreveport, LA 71108
Appt by the Speaker; Rep of Type III early learning centers
Zeanah, Charles H., M.D.Tulane University
1430 Tulane Ave. # 8055
New Orleans, LA 70112
Appt by the Gov;Prof w/expertise in socioemotional dev







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