Louisiana 2-1-1 Coordinating Council:

The Louisiana 2-1-1 Coordinating Council is an advisory board to all partners involved in Louisiana 2-1-1 and a division of the Louisiana Association of United Ways (LAUW). 

Created in the fall of 2006, the Louisiana 2-1-1 Coordinating Council’s mission is to work collectively to build the capacity of the state 2-1-1 network in order to link people and resources for a stronger Louisiana.  

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2016/17  Louisiana 2-1-1 Coordinating Council 


LOUISIANA  2-1-1 PROVIDER REPRESENTATIVES

LaVondra Dobbs 
CEO
VIA LINK/2-1-1

Jan Wawrzyniak  
UWNELA/United Way 2-1-1 Director
United Way of Northeast Louisiana/2-1-1

Rae Logan 
Executive Director
232-HELP/2-1-1

LA. ASSOCIATION OF VOLUNTEER CENTER DIRECTORS


Nicholas Auck (Chair Elect)
Director of Volunteer Outreach
Volunteer Louisiana

LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION OF UNITED WAY REPRESENTATIVES 


Denise Durel 
President and CEO
United Way of Southwest Louisiana

Jason Huffman, Ph.D. 
Director of Organizational and Impact Strategies
United Way of Acadiana

LA. DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES

VACANT - To be appointed​

LA. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HOSPITALS

Dr. Jimmy Guidry
Medical Director

LA. GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS


Amy Dawson 
Assistant Section Chief for Disaster Preparedness

LA. PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

Melanie Verzwyvelt
Staff Attorney

LA VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS ACTIVE IN DISASTER

Jessica Vermilyea (Immediate Past- Chair)

Louisiana VOAD Manager Consultant
State Director, Lutheran Social Services Disaster Response

MEMBER AT LARGE

VACANT - To be appointed
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation

MEMBER AT LARGE

Kelly Pepper 
President and CEO
Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations

MEMBER AT LARGE

Consumer Advocate
Tristi B. Charpentier (Chair)
Initiative Manager

Huey and Angeline Wilson Foundation​

MEMBER AT LARGE

Technology-Telecommunications Professional
VACANT- To Be Identified

LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION OF UNITED WAYS

Ex-Officio
Sarah Berthelot
President and CEO