Leadership

OFFICERS

Dr. Christopher Fettweis
President

Associate Professor of Political Science, Tulane University

Dr. John Hazlett
Vice President for Programs

Director of BA International Studies and Professor of English, University of New Orleans

VACANT, Vice President for Membership

Interested in being a part of WACNO? Apply by sending your CV and statement of interest, with the subject line “VP of Membership” to info@wacno.org!

Know someone who would be a perfect fit for WACNO? Nominate them by sending a short letter, indicating how they fit the WACNO Mission and what you think they bring to the New Orleans region.

The VP of Membership directs the Membership Committee on community involvement and development, and is a member of the WACNO Executive Committee. The position of the newly-elected VP of Membership shall be filled by vote of the Board of Directors, and shall hold office for the time remaining in the three(3)-year term of the vacancy.

Colleen Timmons
Secretary
Assistant Dean of Academic Services, Tulane University School of Law

Fitzpatrick Nedd
Treasurer

Director of Finance, Longue Vue House and Gardens

DIRECTORS

Col. Wayde Benson, USMC (ret.)
President, The Global Group

Jennifer C. Deasy
Attorney

Kanwal Dhir
Retired, Entergy Corporation

Mandy Folse
Development Director, New Schools for New Orleans

Matthew J. Glodowski
Attorney Advisor, US Social Security Administration, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review

Dr. Christina Kiel
Professor of Practice, Political Science, Tulane University
WACNO K-12 Coordinator

Gregg Lassen
Vice President for Business Affairs, University of New Orleans

Amy L. McIntire
Associate Attorney, Chaffe McCall, LLP

Paul R. Trapani, III
Litigation Associate, Daigle Fisse & Kessenich, P.L.C.

Chris Wilson
Of Counsel, Mitchell & Associates, PLC

ADVISORY BOARD

Sheila M. Wilkinson
Attorney, Law Offices of Sheila M. Wilkinson, PLC

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

York A. Forsyth
PhD Candidate, University of New Orleans, Political Science
State Coordinator, Take Back Our Republic
Government Affairs Committee Member, World Trade Center of New Orleans

WACNO FELLOW

Vacant. Interested in being our next WACNO Fellow? Apply by sending your CV and statement of interest, with the subject line “WACNO Fellow” to info@wacno.org!
Know someone who would be a perfect fit for WACNO? Nominate them by sending a short letter, indicating how they fit the WACNO Mission and what you think they bring to the New Orleans region.