Wednesday, February 3, 2016

LA Independent Study Group Wraps Up Seminar Series on Public Policy



The final night of the LISG Seminar Series featured guest lecturers on the Energy Industry, K-12 & Higher Education Policy & explored The Louisiana Budget. Made for some interesting interaction by the group. 

Featured lecturers included: 

Dr. Joseph Rallo- LA Commissioner of Higher Education, Dr. Jim Richardson- Chairman of the State Revenue Estimating Conference, Scott Richard- Executive Director of the LA School Boards Association, Sherry Guarisco- Executive Director of the LA Partnership for Children & Dr. David Dismukes- Executive Director of the LSU Center for Energy Studies.

All three meetings were very successful. The speakers were all outstanding and engaged the participants in very lively discussions.  

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Dr. Joseph Rallo, LA Comm. of Higher Ed & LISG Co-founder Connie Bernard

Seminar participant Nicole Wesley & LISG Co-founder Patrick Bergeron

Dr. Jim Richardson, Chairman of the LA Revenue Estimating Conference

Dr. David Dismukes, Chairman of the Center for Energy Studies LSU

Connie Bernard with Lafayette Attorney Claire Bergeron Edwards

Scott Richard Executive Director, LA School Board Assn.

Participants Betsy Barnes, Carol Thomas, Anna White & Lonnie Granier

Sherry Guarisco, Exec. Dir. LA Partnership for Children

Participants Lonnie Granier, EBR School brd member Jill Dyason, Elizabeth & Herb Sumrall