LEDA Staff

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Executive & Administrative

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Mandi Mitchell

President and CEO
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Pamela LaFleur

Chief Administrative Officer
(337) 593-1406
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Nikki Bourgeois

Executive Assistant to the President
(337) 593-1416
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Bria V. Schilling

337) 593-1400
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Lena Styles

Assistant Administrator
(337) 593-1400


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Stacey Zawacki

Manager of Communication & Public Relations
(337) 593-1417
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Billy Gunn

Multimedia Writer
(337) 593-1400

Business Services

Anne Famoso

Development Liaison
(337) 593-1403
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Ryan LaGrange

Manager of Workforce Development
(337) 593-1405
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Brett Mellington

Manager of Business Development
(337) 593-1414
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Mark D. Mouton

Manager of Business Retention & Expansion
(337) 593-1409
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William Ness

Chief Information Officer
(337) 593-1407
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Hoyt Strain

Manager of Business Recruitment
(337) 593-1415

Research & Market Intelligence

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Brittany Deal

Manager of Strategic Analysis
(337) 593-1419
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Rani Lege

Director of Project Development
(337) 593-1408

The LEDA Board of Commissioners, appointed by governmental and educational entities, works with the staff to promote the economic well-being of Lafayette Parish. 

The 2021-22 LEDA Board of Commissioners include:

Dr. Ramesh Kolluru, ChairmanDaCoda Bartels
Chris Arsement, Vice Chairman Mark Doré
Frank Neuner,  Treasurer/Secretary
Chad Hanks
Blake David, Member at Large
Jerry Luke LeBlanc
Mike Guidroz, Immediate Past Chairman Willie Leday 

Wayne Phillips

Ken Stansbury

For information regarding correspondence with the LEDA Board of Commissioners, contact

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Pamela LaFleur

Chief Administrative Officer
(337) 593-1406