Commission | Volunteer Louisiana


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



Lee Arthur Jeter, Chair: Shreveport/Bossier

Fuller Center for Housing NWLA, Executive Director

Kellie Duhon

Kellie Duhon, Vice Chair: Crowley

Blue Cross Blue Shield of LA, Corporate Giving Program Manager

Matt LaBorde

Matthew LaBorde, Treasurer: Alexandria

Rapides Foundation, Program Officer

Sarah Mouton Floyd

Sarah Mouton Floyd, Secretary: Monroe

ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, St. June Dream Home Specialist.


Amy Buris

Amy Burris: Baton Rouge

Fraiche Strategieis, LLC


Carissa Graves: Baton Rouge

Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School, VP of Community Engagement; AmeriCorps Alumnus


Gwen Hillliard: Prairieville

American Red Cross, Regional Youth Engagement Leader

Mitzi Hochheiser: Baton Rouge

Louisiana Department of Health, Medicaid Deputy Director - Medicaid Systems Division


Shedonna Martin-Mason: Baton Rouge

Life Source Hospice, Community Relations and Volunteer Director

Paul Pratt

Paul Pratt: Shreveport

Paul Pratt Allstate Agency, Principal

Gerren Sias

Gerren Sias: New Orleans/Baton Rouge

Louisiana Appleseed, Community Engagement Director


DeRon Talley: Monroe

Louisiana Small Business Development Center, Marketing and Media Manager

Kyle Wedberg

Kyle Wedberg: New Orleans

New Orleans Center for Creater Arts (NOCCA), President/CEO; AmeriCorps Alumnus

Stefanny Alecon: New Orleans

Youth Run NOLA, Executive Director; AmeriCorps Alumnus

Matthew Fairbrother: Baton Rouge

Cristo Rey, Corporate Work Study Manager; AmeriCorps Alumnus

Dr. Suzanne Harris: Gonzales
Louisiana Association of Educators, Program Director

Ethan Melancon: Baton Rouge
Louisiana Department of Education, Director of Government Affairs

Anna Nguyen: New Orleans
New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, Community Engagement and VOAD Coordinator


LTG Nungesser

Billy Nungesser:

Lieutenant Governor

John Bel Edwards:


Katherine Krehbiel

Katherine Krehbiel:

Senior Portfolio Manager, South Central Region, AmeriCorps

Commission Meetings

March 9, 2022 - Agenda

May 11, 2022 - Agenda 

December 14, 2022 - Agenda & Minutes