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 over 2,200 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.

President

Alice Franz Glenn

president@jlno.org

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President-Elect

Christine Vinson

president-elect@jlno.org

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Secretary

Katherine Lagarde Bernard

secretary@jlno.org

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Treasurer

Emily Eskew Schaumburg

treasurer@jlno.org

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Assistant Treasurer

Jennifer “Jen” Bernard Allen

asst_treasurer@jlno.org

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Business Council Director

Ashley Brennan

businesscouncildirector@jlno.org

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Communications Council Director

Michelle Clarke Payne

communicationscouncildirector@jlno.org

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Community Council Director

Elizabeth Ogden Janke

communitycouncildirector@jlno.org

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Membership Council Director

Melissa Eversmeyer

membershipcouncildirector@jlno.org

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Planning & Development Council Director

Shon Cowan Baker

planninganddevelopment@jlno.org

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Ways & Means Council Director

Kathlyn Perez

waysandmeanscouncildirector@jlno.org

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Nominating Committee Chair

Elizabeth “Liz” Billings Schafer

nominating@jlno.org

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Sustaining Advisor

Melanee Gaudin Usdin

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Board member photos courtesy of Jessica Bachmann Photography.