Local chamber presidents named to LACCE 2019 Board of Directors

The Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Executives (LACCE) has officially installed its 2019 Board of Directors and President, Paula Ramsey.

Bossier Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Lisa Johnson and Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce President Dr. Tim Magner will both continue their service on the LACCE Board of Directors for 2019.

Ramsey is Vice President of the Chamber Southwest/Southwest LA Economic Development Alliance located in Lake Charles.

LACCE and its Board Members represent chambers of commerce from all areas of the state. The organization is the only statewide association formed for the advancement of local chambers, chamber executives and staff.

The Association holds an annual conference each fall to update chambers across the state on industry trends, business issues, and operations stability. LACCE membership includes fifty chambers of commerce in Louisiana, representing over ten thousand businesses and over one hundred thousand employees.

The following chamber professionals will serve on the 2019 Executive Board:

President – Paula Ramsey, Chamber Southwest/Southwest LA Economic Development Alliance; Incoming President – Sandra Lindquist, New Orleans Chamber of Commerce; Treasurer – Jeremy Hidalgo, Broussard Chamber of Commerce; Immediate Past President – Deborah Randolph, Central LA Regional Chamber of Commerce

The following chamber professionals will serve on the 2019 Board of Directors:

Melissa Bordelon, Hammond Chamber of Commerce; Camille Conaway, Louisiana Association of Business and Industry; Jamie Hanks, West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce; Lisa Johnson, Bossier Chamber of Commerce; Dr. Timothy J. Magner, Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce; Raquella Manuel, St. Landry Chamber of Commerce; Amy S. Thibodeaux, Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce; Lacey Toledano, St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce; April Wehrs, Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce