Board of Directors


Chair: Mr. Ron Yager
Vice-Chair: Mrs. Beth Courtney

Mr. Bill Arceneaux

Mrs. Mary Jane Becker

Mr. Greg Buisson

Deacon Mark Coudrain

Mrs. Jane Nalty

Mrs. Julie Nuzum

Mrs. Sharon Rodi

Mr. Thomas J. Egan

Mrs. Sandra Karcher

Mr. John P. Laborde

Mrs. Betty Lauricella

Mrs. Mathilde Nalty Mellon

Mrs. Sybil Morial

WLAE-TV Community Advisory Board

Chair: Mrs. Sybil Morial

Mrs. Lisa Martin

Mr. Tom Bagwill

Mr. Warren Bell

Dr. Kenneth Tedesco

Mrs. Ana Gershanik

Mr. Ed Marshall

2021 Board Meetings

In compliance with Section 396(k) of the Communications Act, WLAE-TV’s meetings of its governing body, any committee of such governing body, or any advisory body are open to the public. The dates and times of these meetings are preceded by reasonable notice to the public. All persons permitted to attend any meeting of the board, or of any such committee or body, and no person is required, as a condition to attendance at any such meeting, to register such person’s name or to provide any other information.

Meetings are held at 3900 Howard Ave. New Orleans, LA 70125

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021 at 3:00pm – Board Meeting

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 at 3:00pm – Board Meeting

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 at Noon – Community Advisory Board Meeting

PLEASE NOTE: due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in person meetings will not take place at WLAE. If you would like to be part of the conference call, please email