Neighborhood-wide meetings: second monday of every month at Warren Easton Charter School: 3019 Canal Street at 6:30PM.

BioDistrict Board of Commissioners

Meet the BioDistrict Board of Commissioners:

Dr. Gene D’Amour, Interim Chairman of the BioDistrict Board of Commissioners, is Senior Vice President for Resource Development at Xavier University of Louisiana. The designee of Dr. Norman Francis, Dr. D’Amour is serving a six-year term under the appointing agency of Xavier University. (Resides Broadmoor)

Ms. Yvette Jones, Vice Chairwoman of the BioDistrict Board of Commissioners, is Executive Vice President for University Relations and Development at Tulane University. She is serving a six-year term as the designee of Dr. Scott Cowan, under the appointing agency of Tulane University. Multiple listings in Slidel, Marerro, Metairie, on Peniston St. Uptown; none in the BioDistrict.

Mr. Nolan Marshall, Secretary/Treasurer of the BioDistrict Board, is the Associate Director of Common Good. He is serving a six-year term under the appointing agency of the Governor of Louisiana. (resides N. Murat St., Mid-City)

Mr. Harold Gaspard, a member of the BioDistrict Board and of the Finance Committee, is the College-Wide Dean of the Allied Health Division of Delgado Community College. He is serving a six-year term under the appointing agency of the Delgado Community College.

Dr. Robert Savoie is a member of the BioDistrict Board and of the Finance Committee. He is the President of Geocent, LLC. He is serving a two-year term under the appointing agency of the Governor of Louisiana.

Mr. Hal Brown is a member of the BioDistrict Board and of the Finance Committee. He is the President of Fortune Development, LLC (http://fortunedevelopmentno.com/). He is serving a six-year term, following an initial two-year term, under the appointing agency of the Mayor of New Orleans representing GNO, Inc.

Dr. Larry Hollier is Chancellor of the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. He is currently serving a six-year term as a Commissioner of the BioDistrict under the appointing agency of Louisiana State University.

Mr. Roger Ogden, owner of Ogden Consulting, LLC, is a BioDistrict Commissioner serving a four-year term under the appointing agency of the Governor of Louisiana.

Mr. Henry Hays is a Commissioner of the BioDistrict Board serving a six-year term under the appointing agency of the Governor of Louisiana.

Dr. Wayne Riley is President and CEO of Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn. He is serving a four-year term under the appointing agency of the Mayor of New Orleans, representing the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce.

Dr. Patrick Quinlin is CEO of Ochsher Health System. He is currently serving at the pleasure of the Governor of Louisiana in a four-year term, under the appointing agency of Louisiana Economic Development (LED).

Mr. Andrew Kopplin, the First Deputy Mayor of the City of New Orleans, is the most recent addition to the BioDistrict Board of Commissioners. He is serving a four-year term, representing the Mayor of New Orleans at large.