Board of Directors

The Junior League of New Orleans strives to make a difference in the community by promoting the potential of women through voluntarism and leadership development.  The organization’s Board of Directors is chosen from its membership of nearly 2,100 professional, compassionate women and leads the organization for a twelve-month term beginning June 1.  As a group, they are responsible for governance and management, ensuring the League’s adherence to the Junior League mission, vision, and strategic plan.


Kristin Moore



Shannon Brice



Emily Booth



Jaimee Boyd


Assistant Treasurer

Nene Gianfala


Business Council Director

Sophie Martinez


Communications Council Director

Lacy McManus


Community Council Director

Rachel Stickney


Membership Council Director

Casey Zainey


Planning & Development Council Director

Leigh Thorpe


Ways & Means Council Director

Sarah Peltier


Nominating Committee Chair

Jane Dufour


Sustaining Advisor

Blanche “Dee” McCloskey


Board member photos courtesy of Jessica Bachmann Photography.