LPDB Board Members

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Dr. Holly Howat
Chair - Nonprofit Administrator

Appointed by: Governor
Representing: 3rd Appellate Court District
Term: 08/06/2021 - 08/05/2025

Zita Jackson Andrus
Attorney at Law

Appointed by: Chief Justice
Louisiana Supreme Court
Term: 08/01/2016 – 07/31/2020; 4/23/2021-7/31/2024

Adrejia Boutté
Attorney at Law

Appointed by: Governor
Representing 1st Appellate Court District
Term: 04/28/2023 – 04/27/2027

Hon. Louis R. (Lou) Daniel (Ret.)
Retired Judge

Appointed by: Chief Justice
Louisiana Supreme Court
Term: 06/15/2022 - 06/14/2026

Patrick J. Fanning
Attorney at Law

Appointed by: Governor
Representing Appellate District 5
Term: 09/27/2016 - 09/26/2017; 10/27/2017 - 9/26/2021

C. Frank Holthaus
Attorney at Law

Past Chairman (8/1/2016 - 6/28/2021)

Appointed by Senate President.
Term: 02/04/2010 – 02/03/2013; 02/02/2013 – 02/01/2017;
02/02/2017 - 02/01/2021; 2/2/2021 - 2/1/2025

Edwin T. Murray
Attorney at Law

Appointed by the Speaker of the House
Term: 10/17/2023 - 10/16/2027

Hon. Charles L. Porter (Ret.)
Retired Judge

Appointed by: Chief Justice,
Louisiana Supreme Court
Term: 6/1/2023 – 5/31/2027

Lavalle B. Salomon
Attorney at Law

Appointed by the Governor,
Appellate District 2
Term: 11/10/2023 - 11/9/2027

Hon. Frank H. Thaxton, III (Ret.)
Retired Judge

Appointed by: Chief Justice, Louisiana Supreme Court
Term: 05/16/2022 - 05/15/2026

P. Lindsey Williams
Attorney at Law

Appointed by the Governor,
Appellate District 4
Term: 11/3/2023 - 11/2/2027









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