Meet the Board

Our Adult Board volunteers help keep LA Thespians running strong. If you would like to volunteer please email

Co-Chapter Director

Kristi Jacobs-Stanley

Mount Carmel Academy

Troupe #2075

Co-Chapter Director

Cherie Ducote Firmin

Mandeville High School

Troupe #1510

Executive Board

Scholarship Coordinator

Anne-Liese Juge Fox

Southeastern Louisiana University

Social Media Manager

Carol Eshleman

Shane Stewart

McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School of Visual and Performing Arts

Troupe #88902

Jr. Thespian Festival Chair
Thespys Coordinator

Laura Beeman Nugent

Louisiana State University Sherveport

Leadership Advisory Team

Professional Development Coordinator

Zahkeya Shaw

Neville High School

Troupe #5794

Advocacy Director

Kerry Onxley

Children's Theatre Company

Troupe #5701

Conference Planning Team

Showcase Coordinator

Denise Dion

Caddo Parish Talented Theatre

Entertainment/Activities Chair

Timothy Callais Scott, M.F.A.

BASIS Baton Rouge

Workshop Coordinator

Karn Richoux

Northwestern State University  

Louisiana School

Troupe #7745