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SME-GBR Announces Board of Directors


Sales and Marketing Executives of Greater Baton Rouge (SME-GBR) announced the members of the Board of Directors Thursday, August 16 at Juban’s Restaurant.  Board Members are slated to serve from July 1, 2018, thru June 30, 2019.

The following individuals named to the Board are:

  • President – David Latona (Manager of Member and Public Relations, DEMCO)
  • Past President – Ward Wyatt (Vice President, Revenue Generation OUTFRONT Media Sports)
  • President Elect – Julie Russell (Executive Director of Healthy Lifestyles, YMCA)
  • VP Development – Kenny Kleinpeter (VP Sales & Marketing, Kleinpeter Dairy)
  • VP Programs – Monica Rogers (Advertising Manager, L’Auberge Hotel Casino)
  • VP Marketing – Christi Wharton (Digital Marketing Specialist, Alliance Safety Council)
  • VP Excellence Program – Josh Ellzey (Senior Account Executive, Vivid Ink Graphics)
  • Director Excellence Program – Anita H. Hebert (Operations Director, Manners of the Heart)
  • Director Excellence Program – Trey Truitt (Marketing Manager, MasteryPrep)
  • VP Online Auction – Darlene Shingleur (Business Development Officer, Neighbors Federal Credit Union)
  • Director Online Auction – Alecia Kleinpeter (Realtor, EXIT Realty Group)
  • Director Online Auction – Melissa Silva (Corporate Sales Manager, Renaissance Baton Rouge)
  • Director-At-Large – Stephen David (Senior Vice President, Regional Retail Manager, Hancock Whitney)
  • Director-At-Large – Quinn Dossett (Vice President of Marketing, Louisiana Lottery Corporation)
  • Executive Director – Nancy Carter (Owner, Carter Event Management)