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As of November 23, 2015, the members of GSLBCC elected its 2016-2018 officers as follows (pictured above from left to right):


President - Courtney Reynolds
1st Vice President - Corey Frank
2nd Vice President - Quentin Brisco
Secretary - Michelle Thomas
Treasurer - Karen Miller-Lewis
Sargeant-At-Arms - Cliff Taylor


Induction Ceremony is scheduled for April 15, 2016 at the Cajundome Convention Center. Become a member today by messaging us or visiting now! Congrats to our newly elected officers!!!

GSLBCC 15th Annual Trailblazer & Scholarship Awards Banquet

April 17, 2015


The 15th Annual Trailblazer & Scholarship Awards Banquet took place Friday, April 17th, 2015 at Cajundome Convention Center and was a COMPLETE SUCCESS! Five categories of awards including President’s Award were presented along with scholarships to area recipients. We announced our chapter will begin a Junior Division for our youth.


Red Carpet Networking Reception began at 6:00 pm followed by the Ceremony Dinner at 7:00 pm. 2015 Keynote Speaker was Harry C. Alford, National Black Chamber of Commerce President/CEO and Co-Founder. Trailblazer Award recipients were Gerald Boudreaux, Ernest J. Ledet and Luraine Richard. Scholarship Recipients were Michelle Livingston (Lafayette High), Deranae Broussard (Northside High) and J'Andrenique Taylor (West St. Mary High). President's Award recipients were Anthony & Linda Reynolds along with Corey Frank (Member of the Year Award) and Harry C. Alford (Above and Beyond Award).



Leading Partner - COX Acadiana

COX COMMUNICATIONS understands the importance of serving the communities in which their employees and customers live and work. For COX, philanthropy is more than a buzzword – it’s a mission and an opportunity to use their time, talent and technology in ways that strengthen cities, businesses and future generations.

COX strives to develop and support various initiatives that impact people’s lives, with a critical focus on youth and education, diversity and environmental issues. 

Save the Date April 15

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Recognition of 2015 Banquet Sponsors

Business Refresher Workshop Feb 3

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