Leadership St. Tammany has chosen the 35 people who will participate in its 10-month program offering an in-depth look into the inner workings of government and business, civic and cultural organizations in St. Tammany.
The members of the Class of 2018 are Jeremy Autin, José Balli, Sam Baumgartner, Sallie Bilbo, Jeff Brady, Kelly McCall Brian, Rachel Brumfield, Travis Bush, Kim Carver, Bradley Cook, Greg Davis Jr., David deGeneres, Peggy DesJardins, Sandra DiPietro, Tiffani Ducote, Matt Emmons, Sarah Chambless Federer, Amy Fresh, Patrick Fulton, Sami Goodwin, Cary Menard, William Miller, Christian Monson, Sean Morrison, Jennifer Ross Nicaud, Randy Ponthieux, Ross W. Richardson, Gina Rowbatham, Tanesha Royal, Lauré Sica, Jessie Stockton, Leighanne Weeks, Kathy Williams, Mark Wright and Amy Ybarzabal.
The program will begin with a class retreat Aug. 18-20, where the class will create a simulated society. The class will continue with monthly full-day workshops that will allow participants to explore programs and sites that are pivotal to the community, including schools, businesses, nonprofit organizations and other institutions.
Leadership St. Tammany program director Mark Johnson will lead the class.