• Join Our Commission

    The Volunteer Louisiana Commission consists of leaders from across the state who share an interest in volunteering and national service. If you are interested in joining the Commission, you can download the fact sheet and nomination form below.

    Commissioner Nomination Form

    Commission Fact Sheet

Meet Our Commissioners


William Stoudt, Chair: New Orleans

Rebuilding Together New Orleans, Executive Director

Jenny Korner, Vice Chair:: Lafayette

DoubleTree Lafayette, Director of Marketing and Sales

Gene Grabbe, Treasurer: Folsom

RSVP Advisory Board, AARP District Representative and Tax Aid Counselor

Karen Moss-Barnes, Secretary: Shreveport

City of Shreveport, Fair Share Coordinator


Patrick Lawler: Baton Rouge

Love Our Community Team Supervisor

Grant Shreiner: New Orleans

Louisiana Association of Educators, UniServ Director

Leslie Hill: Baton Rouge

Louisiana Department of Education, Legislative and Community Liaison, Policy and Governmental Affairs

Kristan Gordon: Baton Rouge

Southern University, Service Learning Coordinator

Carissa Graves: Baton Rouge

KidsHope Mentor, AmeriCorps alumnus

Ryan Haynie: Baton Rouge

Haynie and Associates, Owner

Gwen Hilliard: Prarieville

Volunteer Ascension, American Red Cross

Mitzi Hochheiser: Baton Rouge

Corporate Delivery Manager, Blue Cross/Blue Shiels of Louisiana

Angela Jouett: Lake Charles

Volunteer Mgt and Emergency Preparedness, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury

Julie LaFleur: Scott

FoodNet Executive Director, AmeriCorps alumnus


Vickie Schenk :

CNCS State Office

Billy Nungesser :

Lt. Governor

John Bel Edwards :