Join us on Tuesday, September 23 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. at Ralph’s on the Park (900 City Park Ave.) for our September Leadership Luncheon.
Our speaker will be Cheryl R. Teamer, Senior Vice President for Public Affairs at the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau. In her role at the CVB, Ms. Teamer advocates on behalf of the tourism and hospitality industry that employs more than eighty thousand people, serves more than 12 million visitors and generates more than $6.4 billion in economic impact.
Ms. Teamer graduated cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also a graduate of Tulane University Law School where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Board. She has served as the chief intergovernmental relations officer for the City of New Orleans and as the Attorney for the Louisiana House of Representatives, Committee on Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs. In addition, she has served as an adjunct professor at the University of New Orleans in the College of Urban and Public Affairs and has lectured extensively on lobbying techniques and legislative strategy. She is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and currently serves as the first woman to chair the governing board of the Louis Armstrong International Airport. Ms. Teamer is the vice chairman of the Greater New Orleans Foundation, and the immediate past chairman of The Young Audiences Charter School Association.
Tickets are $35.00 and include a three-course lunch. Purchase tickets here.