Youth Empowerment Project

OUR Board

Name (YEP Role) Position Organization
Chris Lebato (President) Sr. Vice President IBERIABANK
Joshua Cox (Vice-President ) Director of Policy Orleans Parish School Board
Lynne Burkart (Treasurer) Director Postlethwaite and Netterville Accounting and Assurance Services Group
Laura Politz (Secretary) Civic Activist
Ben Allen President Dolphin Debit Access
Carol Asher Fund Development Consultant
Scot Craig Owner Katie’s Restaurant
Elijah Feinstein, MBA Managing Director Baker Martin Capital
Amanda Hammack, MSW Ph.D. Candidate Louisiana State University School of Public Health
Gizelle Johnson-Banks, MBA Chief Financial Officer Firstline Charter School Network
Rebecca Kendig, Ph.D., LCSW Clinical Social Worker and Mitigation Specialist
Jennifer V. Pearl Realtor Urban Vision Properties
Kenneth Polite Vice President, Ethics & Compliance Entergy Corporation
Leroy Prout Chief Information Officer HRI Properties
Suzanne Rusovich Civic Activist
Kendall Winingder Sales Director DKW Development, LLC