LEF Seeks Executive Director
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Meet the Team
Lafayette Education Foundation promotes excellence in education through Teacher Awards, grants, various reading initiatives and community-supported education initiatives. This is all accomplished with the talents and dedication of our team and board members.
André Arceneaux, Programs Director
Donna Smith, Administrative Assistant
Board of Directors
Lafayette Education Foundation is guided by a 15 member volunteer Board of Directors who give generously of their time and talents, taking an active role in the part LEF plays to make a difference in education in Lafayette Parish.
Lafayette Education Foundation
2018-2019 Officers and Board of Directors
William W. Rucks V, President
Lauren Gardner, President-Elect
Onebane Law Firm
Charles Beazley, VP Finance
Architects Beazley Moliere
Elizabeth Hesterly, VP Programs
J.P. Hesterly, Jr. & Associates
Blaise Zuschlag, VP of Program and Fund Development
Dan Alexander, Past President
Berard Transportation, Inc.
Dr. Gerald Carlson
ULL College of Education
The Nutty Scientists
New Vision Leadership
Allen & Gooch
Dr. Taniecea Mallery