E. Reid Brau has served as the Executive Director of the Northwest Louisiana Chapter of the American Red Cross since 1989.
Mr. Brau has been with the Red Cross for almost 35 years. The Northwest Louisiana Chapter of the American Red Cross covers an area spanning ten parishes. He also serves as the Regional Executive Director for the North Louisiana Red Cross chapters, including Central and Northeast Louisiana, an area covering 30 parishes.
Mr. Brau has a B.S. in Industrial Technology from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. He is married with two daughters: Heather, an interior designer in Shreveport and Molly, an accomplished artist residing in Austin.