Our Board

2019 Board of Directors

Dan Losey - President (Retired P66)

Kelly Miseles - Vice President (Retired Army and Big Brother)

Josh Darby - Treasurer (The Pathology Laboratory)

Courtney Griffith - Secretary (Wells Fargo Financial Advisor)

Melissa Portie - Past President (Westlake Chemical and Big Sister)

Ed McGuire  (PSN Law Firm, Board Legal Counsel)

Dawn Primeaux  (JD Bank)

Scott Raley  (Allstate-Scott Raley Insurance and Big Brother)

Justin Thibodeaux  (Waitr)

Bill Sommers (Office for Juvenile Justice, Calcasieu Parish)

Kaitlyn Gallegos (SWLA Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Emily Ashworth (SWLA Center for Health Services)

Vic Salvador (Ward 3 Marshal)

Maria Tran (Golden Nugget Lake Charles)


A Little Time Can Make a Big Impact

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