Board of Directors

The Southeastern Alumni Association Board of Directors serve as representatives of our entire alumni base. They assist in promoting the mission of the Association in tandem with that of the University. Members of the Board promote pride, help in student recruitment efforts, act as mentors, preserve traditions of the University, and encourage active participation in the Association.

Board Group Photo

Interested in serving?
Download the Board Member Agreement and Expectations and Nomination Form.
Applications are due February 11, 2022.


Executive Committee

 

StephanieKropog Stephanie Stafford Kropog, President
 Physician Services Director, North Oaks Health System
 Hammond, LA
 1986, B.S., Accounting

 

  

michelle gallo Michelle Blum Gallo, President-Elect
 Executive Director, Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa
 Hammond, LA
 1984, B.A., Sociology



 Bridget LaBorde Bridget Bankston LaBorde, Secretary
 Dean of Campus Administration, Northshore Technical   Community College
 Hammond, LA
 1992, B.A., Marketing



 ShaneShane Purvis, Treasurer
 Assistant Vice President, Fidelity Bank
 Mandeville, LA
 2010, B.B.A

 

 

Directors

Scott Adams Scott Adams
 Tax Consultant
 Denham Springs, LA
 1991, B.S., Accounting
 



photo to come Taylor Anthony
 Assistant Dstrict Attorney, 21st Judicial District
 Ponchatoula, LA
 2008, B.A., Political Science

 

Makeitta Citizen Makeitta Darbonne Citizen
 Brand Ambassador, Southwest Louisiana Credit Union
 Lake Charles, LA
 2006, B.A., Criminal Justice
 2009, M.A., Organizational Communication



 
 Mike DuboisMike DuBois
 Owner/President, DuBois Resources and Solutions, LLC
 Albany, LA
 1971, B.S., Animal Science

 


Amy Gowland Amy Caron Gowland
 Director of Human Resources, St. Tammany Health System
 Mandeville, LA
 2010, B.A., Business Management

 

 Ashley KingAshley Williams King
 Account Manager II, BXS Insurance
 Baton Rouge, LA
 2013, B.G.S, General Studies

 

 

photo to come Joel Klein
 Owner/Agent, Joel Klein Insurance Agency

 Covington, LA
 1998, B.G.S, General Studies

 

 
Nakia Merrill Nakia Merrill
 Visual Media Support Services, Dallas College
 Addison, TX
 2003, B.A., Communication

 

Kenneth Terrell Dr. Kenneth Terrell
 Deputy Sheriff, Dallas County Sheriff Office
 Cedar Hill, TX
 1987, B.A., Marketing
 

 

Donna Wallette Donna Graham Wallette
 Principal, Holy Ghost Catholic School
 Hammond, LA
 1984, B.A., Education
 1997. M.E., Administration and Supervision



Ex-Officio Members

Patrick Brazan Gina Giacone Laird, Past President
 Consultant, Laird and Associates Consulting
 Baton Rouge, LA
 1985, B.A., Management and Finance