Who to Watch

Louisiana trendsetters, leaders, and advocates to watch as they impact the state and nation.

Shreveport Fire Department promotes first female deputy chief; BR business gets Goldman Sachs grant, Dillard AD becomes commissioner
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From the Lower Ninth Ward, Gaynell Brady and Our Mammy's facilitate history and genealogy experiences like none other
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State museum director Rodneyna Hart is creating a safe and educational enrichment environment in a world that has seen isolation, pandemics, and…
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Carlos Pollard Jr approaches each new project with one quote in mind: 'Action over words, dreams over destiny, community over everything.' Meet this…
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Davante Lewis, 30, has dedicated his life to building power for people and fighting for a more just society. For that, he is one of The Drum's eight…
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Meet Kristen Collins, NP, the medical director at the Baton Rouge Metro Health. She is one of The Drum's eight persons to watch in 2022.
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Rev. Alexis Anderson is an ordained servant teacher, minister, and the founder and executive director of PREACH. She is one of eight people selected as…
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