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Staff

LABI is pleased to have an excellent team of experienced policy experts and staff who work diligently to advance our mission of providing a voice on behalf of the business community of Louisiana. We invite you to learn more about our dedicated team.

Stephen Waguespack

Stephen Waguespack

  • President & CEO
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Policy

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    Renee Amar
    Renee Amar
    Director, Small Business
    Director, Health Care
    Deputy, Political Action Committee
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    Courtney Baker
    Courtney Baker
    Director of Technology
    and Trade, Tourism and Transportation Councils
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    Lauren Chauvin
    Lauren Chauvin
    Director, Civil Justice
    Director, Energy
    Director, Environmental Quality
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    Camille Conaway
    Camille Conaway
    Senior Vice President, Policy and Research
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    John Diez
    John Diez
    Director, Political Action Committees
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    Brigitte Nieland
    Brigitte Nieland
    Vice President, Program and Workforce Development
    Director, Education and Workforce DevelopmentĀ 
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    Jim Patterson
    Jim Patterson
    Vice President, Government Relations
    Director, Taxation and Finance
    Director, Employee Relations
    Executive Director, Louisiana Right-to-Work Committee

Staff

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    Wanda Allphin
    Wanda Allphin
    Vice President, Finance and Administration
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    Fran Daily
    Fran Daily
    Accounting Supervisor
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    Andre Forbes
    Andre Forbes
    IT Manager
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    Tabitha Guidry
    Tabitha Guidry
    Executive Assistant to Courtney Baker and Brigitte Nieland
    Account Clerk
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    Camille Ivy-O’Donnell
    Camille Ivy-O’Donnell
    Communications Manager
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    Elena Lacour
    Elena Lacour
    Membership Director
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    Staci Manning
    Staci Manning
    Executive Assistant to Lauren Chauvin and Jim Patterson
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    Mariah Manuel
    Mariah Manuel
    Policy Assistant; Assistant to Renee Amar and John Diez
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    Nancy Mills
    Nancy Mills
    Accounting Assistant
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    Michael O’Regan
    Michael O’Regan
    Regional Membership Representative
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    Paige Root
    Paige Root
    Receptionist
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    Judith Scott LaDousa
    Judith Scott LaDousa
    Regional Membership Representative
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    Claire Shirley
    Claire Shirley
    Executive Assistant to Stephen Waguespack and Camille Conaway
    Special Projects Manager