Shreveport Chamber announces 2018 board members


The Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce has announced the local business professionals who will be leading the organization in 2018.

“I am looking forward to the leadership of our incoming board chairman Steve Roop of JPMorgan Chase,” said Dr. Timothy J. Magner, president of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce. “Steve has a vision and plan for 2018 that is quite exciting and will really move the needle for our organization. Our immediate past chair, Don Olson of Hunt, Guillot and Associates was a dedicated leader, and we were so honored to have him at the helm in 2017.”


2018 Board Members for the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

Chairman of the Board
Steve Roop
JPMorgan Chase Bank

Immediate Past Chairman
Don Olson
Hunt, Guillot & Associates

Patrick Harrison
Sound Fighter Systems, LLC

Lyle H. Jeansonne
Citizens National Bank

Vice Chair of Economic Development
Mike McSwain
Mike McSwain Architect

Vice Chair of Education
Dr. Larry Clark
Louisiana State University Shreveport

Vice Chair of Marketing
Francesca Moreland
Williams Creative Group, Inc.

Vice Chair of Membership

Brian McNew
McNew Architecture, APAC

Vice Chair of Public Policy
Mimi Hedgcock
CSRA Integrated Technology Center

Kristen Brown
Brown Builders, Inc.

Shondale Coleman
Amedisys Hospice

James “Jim” K. Elrod
Willis-Knighton Health System

Mark D. Evans
Regions Bank

Patton Fritze
Red River Motor Company

Lindi Hall
Carr, Riggs and Ingram

Rickey Hall
Hall Builders, Inc.

Pete John
Shreveport Magazine

Rick Larsen
Capital One Bank

Brent Latin
Young Professionals Entertainment, LLC

Judy Madison
Red River Bank

Eric Nelson
MakTec Manufacturing

Terry Petzold
Magee Resources

Robert Pou
Romph & Pou Agency

Roy Prestwood
Heard, McElroy and Vestal

Merrill Wautlet
Cross Keys Bank