Contact Us

Regional Office
2640 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone: (800) 229-8191 or (504) 620-3105
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Disaster response is available through our Disaster Action Teams 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call (800) 229-8191.

Staff Directory

Administration

Joshua Joachim, Regional CEO, (504) 620-3105

Merri Alessi, Executive Director, Louisiana Capital-West, (225) 456-5500

Michele Davison, Executive Director, North Louisiana, (318) 865-9545

Armed Forces, Veterans and International Services

Robert Harris, Director, (504) 620-3134

Ava Carter, Station Manager, Fort Polk, (804) 385-0966

Colleen Morgan, Specialist, Barksdale Air Force Base, (318) 626-6027

Jessica Ports, International Services Lead Volunteer (New Orleans), (504) 620-3109

Joyce Bruce, Lead Volunteer, (504) 620-3148

Communication

Nancy Malone, Director, (225) 456-5519

Greg Roques, Manager, (504) 330-2567

Development

Jay Huffstatler, Director, (504) 620-3171

Adrienne Dabney, Development Coordinator, (504) 620-3181

Kimberly Berry, Grant Specialist, (615) 250-4268

Julie Gustafson, Major Gifts Officer, (318) 865-9545

Mary McMinn, Major Gifts Officer, (318) 619-6906

Gail McQuade, Major Gifts Officer, (225) 317-8521

Chris Nuebel, Major Gifts Officer, (504) 620-3113

Disaster Cycle Services

Emily Simons, Disaster Program Officer, (504) 228-2889

Michael Osterfeld, Disaster Program Manager (Capital-West, Baton Rouge), (225) 456-5605

Nicholas Gordon, Disaster Program Specialist (Lafayette), (337) 234-7371

Craig Ryan, Disaster Program Specialist (Lake Charles), (337) 656-0837

Tabitha Champeau, Disaster Program Manager (Southeast Louisiana, New Orleans), (504) 620-3128

Carolanne Fernandez, Disaster Program Specialist (Bayou-River), (504) 620-3128

Tatiana Begault, Disaster Program Specialist (Northshore), (504) 620-3114

Marc Jorgensen, Disaster Program Manager (North Louisiana, Shreveport), (318) 626-6017

Katie Sullivan, Disaster Program Specialist (Central Louisiana), (318) 732-1389

Lana Haire, Disaster Program Specialist (Northeast Louisiana), (318) 323-5141

Jamie Segura, Disaster Program Manager, Recovery, (504) 620-3115

Eric King, Disaster Program Manager, Preparedness, (225) 456-5588

Kevin White, Disaster Program Manager, Logistics/Mass Care, (318) 541-0262

Jodi Tolliver, Disaster Program Manager, Disaster Workforce Engagement, (504) 620-2401

Edward “Chipps” Taylor, Disaster Program Specialist, Disaster Workforce Engagement, (318) 619-6905

Operations

Rachel Word, Officer, (205) 936-2847

Larry Evans, Maintenance and Facilities Tech, New Orleans, (504) 620-3118

Karen McCoy, Operations Specialist, (318) 865-9545

Helene Vance, Operations Specialist, (504) 620-3118

Volunteer Services

Lou Kennedy, Officer, (504) 620-3130

Nicole Harris, Volunteer Services Specialist, (504) 620-3182

Mandy Jacobs, Volunteer Services Specialist, (225) 456-5501

Meghan Olinger, Volunteer Services Specialist, (318) 323-5141