Our Team


Anne Messner

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Executive Director

Derrick Tabb

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Artistic Director

Darren Rodgers

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Band Director

Morgan Stewart

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Educational Programs Manager // Woodwinds

Shoan Ruffin

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Senior Music Instructor // Percussion

Jennifer Walner

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Board Chair

Tanya Boswell

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Treasurer

Mary McCullough

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Secretary

Kirk Coco

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Owner, NOLA Brewing Company

Daniel O. Conwill

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Co-CEO, Seaport Global Securities LLC

Ani DiFranco

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Musician

Lauren LeBlanc

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Founder & CEO, Fleurty Girl

Jeron Fruge

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Creative Development Manager

Peter Campanelli

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Media & Communications Manager

Zachary Stanfill

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Program and Volunteer Coordinator

Lebron Joseph

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Music Instructor

Stanton Moore

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Musician

Lawrence Rawlins, Sr.

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Band Director, McDonough 35

Dr. Matt Sakakeeny

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Assistant Professor of Music, Tulane

Damon Singleton

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Meteorologist, WDSU

Bryant Watson

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Music Instructor

Eleanor Johnston

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Academic Enrichment Specialist