2017 Executive Board Retreat

General Commission

Aug 11

At the beginning of the year, the 2017 Executive Board enjoyed a retreat for training and team building. Our President, Tammy Thibodeaux shared her vision for 2017. Lifetime members shared the history of the commission and some of the past challenges and victories.





2017 Summer Social

General Commission

Jul 30


On Saturday, July 15, 2017, Commissioners and their families enjoyed a fun summer social at the lovely Big Lake camp of one of the commissioners.




Bowling for Kids Sake

General Commission

Jun 16

Commissioners enjoyed an afternoon of fun, fellowship, service and sisterhood Bowling for Kids Sake on March 25, 2017. Special thanks to our sponsors we couldn't have done this without you.

Crawfish Festival 2017

General Commission

Jun 16

Thank you to the commissioners who volunteered to assist with the 2017 Downtown Crawfish Festival on April 8, 2017.  Proceeds from the Crawfish Festival benefits the National Parkinson's Foundation of Southwest Louisiana and Southeast Texas.


Our 2017 Executive Board

General Commission

Apr 01

Back Row (left to Right): Tara Ross, Publicity Director; Kathy Sonnier, Membership Director; Brenda Wilkinson, Active Advisory Director; Betty Anderson, Parliamentarian; Carol Ann Martin, Special Events Coordinator; Anna Murphy, Advisory Proxy; Carol Henry, Cookbook Committee Coordinator; Kensley Warren Lewis, Scholarship Coordinator.
Front Row (left to Right): Carol Spence, Website Director; Selena Jo Cisneros, Vice President/Fall Conference Chair; Tammy Thibodeaux, President; Jeanine Blaney, Secretary; Cathy Brady, Treasurer, Dorothy Leger, Finance Director.
Not pictured: Monica Duhon, Community Events Coordinator, Krystle Johnson, Past President.

Crawfish Festival 2016

General Commission

Apr 22

 Members of the Women's Commission volunteered on 4/16/16 to assist with Crawfish Festival, a fund raiser for the  National Parkinson’s Foundation of Southwest Louisiana and Southeast Texas.  Thank you commissioners for volunteering.

Christmas caroling at Brookdale

General Commission

Jan 01

 Commissioners singing Christmas Carols at Brookedale Assisted Living Home on December 22nd. 

Commissioners brought gift bags with sock slippers for the residents.

Christmas Belles

Womens Commission

Nov 30

Commissioners, Friends and Family enjoyed the "Christmas Belles" at the Lake Charles Little Theatre supporting Commissioner Paster Mary Ringo.  

Nov 18

Commissioners spent a day shopping at the Houston, Nutcracker Market.  Our morning started early and ended late with a great dinner in Beaumont. We literally shopped until we dropped, but it was all worth it!!

We THANK our driver, Mrs. Carol Henry, our event organizer, Mrs. Betty Anderson.  We had a blast and can't wait to go again next year!!!

Ribbon Cutting 10_23_15

General Commission

Oct 24

 Women's Commission President, Krystle Johnson, represented the Women's Commission of SWLA at the ribbon cutting celebration for the re-grand opening of the Walmart on Nelson Road.   Pictured with Krystle is the Nelson Road Walmart manager, Rebecca Bauer. Congratulations to Walmart on their re-grand opening!