Contact Us

Regional Office
2640 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone: (800) 229-8191 or (504) 620-3105
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 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

Kay Wilkins, Regional CEO, (504) 620-3106
Merri Alessi, Executive Director, Louisiana Capital-West, (225) 456-5500
Michele Davison, Executive Director, North Louisiana, (318) 865-9545
Shane Robinson, Executive Assistant, (504) 620-3107

Armed Forces and International Services

Robert Harris, Director, (504) 620-3134
Sharon Coganow, Station Manager, Fort Polk, (337) 531-4783
Ava Carter, Assistant Station Manager, Barksdale Air Force Base, (318) 401-3334
Jessica Ports, International Services Lead Volunteer (New Orleans), (504) 620-3109
Joyce Bruce, Lead Volunteer, (504) 620-3148

Communications

Nancy Malone, Public Affairs Director, (225) 456-5519

Development

Kearney Gay, Director, (504) 620-3105
Christine Briede, Major Gifts Officer and Tiffany Circle, (504) 620-3176
Flint Clouse, Grant Specialist, (615) 653-3625
Julie Gustafson, Major Gifts Officer, (318) 865-9545
Mary McMinn, Major Gifts Officer, (318) 619-6906
Chris Nuebel, Major Gifts Officer, (504) 620-3113
Melissa Parmelee, Major Gifts Officer, (225) 456-5529

Disaster Workforce Engagement

Jodi Tolliver, Program Manager, (985) 377-2350
Polly Koury, Specialist, (337) 263-2245
Kevin White, Specialist, (318) 541-0262

Emergency Services

Eric King, Disaster Program Officer, (504) 915-8333
Garrett Romagossa, Disaster Program Manager (Capital-West, Baton Rouge), (225) 772-0341
Carolanne Fernandez, Disaster Program Specialist (Southeast Louisiana River-Bayou), (504) 444-2792
Craig Ryan, Disaster Program Specialist (Lake Charles), (337) 526-5512
Dylan Sheridan, Disaster Program Specialist (Lafayette), (337) 322-0309
Melanie Cole, Disaster Program Manager (Southeast Louisiana, New Orleans), (504) 342-5300
Mike Kimball, Disaster Program Specialist (Northshore), (985) 377-2758
Tabitha Champeau, Disaster Program Manager (North Louisiana, Shreveport), (318) 716-9090
Eric Goossens, Disaster Program Specialist (Central Louisiana), (318) 732-1389
Lana Haire, Disaster Program Specialist (Northeast Louisiana), (318) 366-6098
Kendrick Jackson, Lead Preparedness Specialist, (318) 451-6011
Jamie Segura, Recovery Manager, (985) 789-7904

Health and Safety

Louis Hicks, Training Specialist, (225) 456-5556
Jeffery Parker, Aquatic Program Coordinator, Southeast Louisiana Chapter, (504) 237-7341
Shirelle Reddick, Training Scheduler, (504) 620-3138

Operations

Joshua Joachim, Director, (228) 896-4511
Larry Evans, Maintenance and Facilities Tech, New Orleans, (504) 620-3118
Stephanie Hopkins, Operations Specialist, (225) 456-5511
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) 620-3105
Elizabeth Howell, Volunteer Services Specialist, (318) 865-9545 ext. 204
Cyndi Mabry, Volunteer Services Specialist, (225) 456-5501