2018 Commissioners of the Year

General Commission

Jan 31

The winners of Commissioner of the Year were announced at the Women's Commission annual Christmas Party.



2018 Christmas Party

General Commission

Jan 24

Commissioners ended 2018 with our annual Christmas Party for a time of fellowship and fun.

Cinco De Mayo Summer Social

General Commission

May 05

For this year's summer social, commissioners enjoyed a Cinco De Mayo lunch and Bingo party.  Thank you to the Special Events Committee for a wonderful party. Special thank you to Mitch, Charlie and Ray for the great job calling the Bingo.

Apr 12

Commissioners Ashley Williams, Scholarship Chair; Jeanine Blaney, Secretary; Tammy Thibodeaux, President and Melisa Adrian, Past President (as pictured below) represented the Women's Commission of SWLA, Inc. at the McNeese Scholarship Foundation Banquet and Business Partner Luncheon.  Congratulations to Janice Worley, scholarship recipient, who is graduating in May with a BSN in Nursing.

Feb 27

Commissioners gathered to enjoy brunch and attend the Lake Charles Little Theater Production of "Crowns" in support of cast member, Commissioner Rev. Mary Guidry-Ringo.

Feb 22


Feb 15

Congratulations to the Recipients of our 2017 Commissioner of the Year Awards
Thank you to our 2017 President Tammy Thibodeaux
. Thank you for investing your time and talents.

Recipients are as pictured above left to Right:
Verda Anthony, Lifetime Commissioner of the Year; Sarah Lavergne, New Commissioner of the Year;
Betty Anderson, Advisory Member of the Year; Tammy Thibodeaux, President; Tara Ross, Active Commissioner of the Year.    
Our 2017 President received a Leadership Award from the Executive Board.

2018 Executive Board

General Commission

Feb 15

Our 2018 Executive Board

The Women's Commission of SWLA, Inc.  is pleased to announce its 2018 Executive Board and Directors.
President - Tammy Thibodeaux, Vice President/Fall conference Chair – Cynthia Tomlinson, Secretary – Jeanine Blaney, Treasurer – Cathy Brady, Parlimentarian – Debbie Boudreaux, Membership Director - Roma Mitchell, Finance Director – Sarah Lavergne, Past President – Melissa Adrian,  Publicity Director - Kathy Sonnier, Website Director – Carol Spence, Advisory Director – Sandy Laurel, Advisory Director – Rev. Mary Guidry-Ringo, Special Events Committee Chair – Betty Anderson, Community Events Committee Chair – Monica Duhon, Junior Conference Chair – Tara Ross, Cookbook Committee Chair – Kensley W. Lewis, Scholarship Committee Chair – Ashley Williams.

2018 Executive Board Retreat

General Commission

Feb 01

"Shine Bright Like a Diamond" was the theme of the team building 2018 Executive Board Retreat.  Lifetime commissioners Linda LeBert Corbello and Harriet Green presented the history and heritage of the commission. 


NAMI Walk 2017

General Commission

Aug 12

Commissioners volunteered to help with the 2017 NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Walk on May 20, 2017.  The commissioners enjoyed fellowship with each other and made new friends during the fund raising walk.