About Us

We are a team of people absolutely committed to choosing kids over adults
and building a future for our city-parish in which all students receive an excellent education, and we’re ready to get to work.

Adonica Pelichet Duggan
Chief Executive Officer

Liz Smith
Chief Strategy Officer

Lauren-Brianna Fields
Communications Director

Korey Ryder
Political Director

Jade Miller
Director of Advocacy and
Family Engagement

Shalini Gogawale
Operations Manager

Jennifer Hurst
Administrative Assistant

Jennifer Peters
Relationships and
Experience Manager

Marcus Ehle
Strategic Communications Associate

Yesenia Medina
Strategic Communications Associate