Our Team

Inspired and driven by our love for Acadiana, Leadership Institute of Acadiana (LIA) is guided by the vision and leadership of our board of directors and staff made up of LIA advocates and members across programs and years.

Together, we support the growth and success of LIA and its mission to be the point of convergence for informed leadership and actionable change for our community.

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2021 Board of Directors

Taniecea Mallery

Taniecea Mallery

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives and Chief Diversity Officer

Chair

Charles Fenstermaker

Charles Fenstermaker

C. H. Fenstermaker & Associates, LLC, President

Past-Chair

William Kellner

William Kellner

Kellner Law Firm

Incoming-Chair

Natalie Lemoine

Natalie Lemoine

Home Bank, Sr. VP/Marketing Director

Secretary

Kyle "Skip" Boudreaux

Kyle "Skip" Boudreaux

Acadian Capital, Managing Director

Treasurer

Shaneá Nelson

Shaneá Nelson

South Louisiana Community College, Director of Workforce Development Services

VP of Advancement

Alex Lazard

Alex Lazard

Destiny of Faith Church, Administrative Pastor

VP of Engagement

Holly Howat

Holly Howat

Beacon Community Connections, Executive Director

VP of Programming

Larry Attenhofer

Larry Attenhofer

Hancock Whitney, Senior Vice President, Commercial and Business Banking Manager

Amy Broussard

Amy Broussard

Woman's Foundation, Executive Director

Bobby Fruge

Bobby Fruge

Under Pressure, Co-Owner

Lacey Maynor

Lacey Maynor

Advancial, Community Development Manager

Fumy Rita

Fumy Rita

LAGCOE, Programs Coordinator & South Louisiana Community College, Adjunct Faculty

Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith

CGI Federal, Senior Consultant – Agile Coach

Troy Wayman

Troy Wayman

One Acadiana, President & CEO

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