I have received the continued support of many prominent community members and organizations throughout my candidacy for Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Judge. I am proud to be recognized as their candidate of choice and am excited to announce the following endorsements of my candidacy.
Jackie Clarkson - Jackie Clarkson is currently serving her second term as New Orleans City Councilmember-At-Large. She won this seat in a special election in 2007 and was re-elected in 2010.
Kristin Gisleson Palmer- Kristen Kisleson Palmer was elected as City Councilmember, District C in 2010.
Arthur Morrell - Arthur Morrell serves as the Clerk of the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court. Additionally, Morrell is also the chief election officer of Orleans Parish.
LaToya Cantrell - Councilmember Cantrell was elected to the District “B” seat on December 8, 2012.
Stacy Head – Councilmember-At-Large - Stacy Head is the President of the New Orleans City Council. She was elected to Council B in 2006, re-elected in 2010 and elected in the special election of April of 2012 to Council At Large. During her District “B” tenure, government reform & transparency and public safety were among her top priorities. As an At-Large member, she continues to pursue these initiatives at the City-wide level.
Frank Minyard, M.D. - Frank Minyard, M.D., is the Coroner of Orleans Parish since 1974. Dr. Minyard is a New Orleans native, who as Coroner has established the most recognized and nationally accredited forensic toxicology laboratory in the South.
Cynthia Hedge-Morrell – Councilmember Cynthia Hedge-Morrell was elected New Orleans City Council, District “D” in April of 2005 and re-elected in April of 2006 and February of 2010. Councilmember Hedge-Morrell serves on many committees and is the chair of the Airport and Utility committees.
Hon. Dale N. Atkins - Dale N. Atkins serves as Clerk of the Orleans Parish Civil District Court. A New Orleans native, Atkins values our New Orleans citizens and continues her commitment through community service and participation on numerous boards and commissions.
Lambert C. Boissiere, Jr. - Lambert C. Boissiere, Jr. serves as Constable, First City Court with one of the largest jurisdictions in the U.S., with the entire east bank of Orleans Parish. Beyond his role in the civil and small claims lawsuits of the First City Court, Boissiere had developed partnerships with non-profit and philanthropic organizations to offer assistance and programs to those in need.
Paul R. Valteau, Jr. - Paul Valteau formerly served as the New Orleans Civil Sheriff.
Claude Mauberret – Claude Mauberret formerly served as the New Orleans Assessor.
State Representative Nick Lorusso - Nick Lorusso is the State Representative for District 94.
Senator Jean-Paul J. Morrell – Senator Morrell was elected to the Louisiana Senate in 2008.
- Christsian Community Development Association (CCDA)
- AFL CIO
- Regular Democratic Organization (R.D.O.)
- Orleans Parish Republican Executive Committee
These community leaders have put their faith in me as their choice for Juvenile Court Judge of Orleans Parish and I hope you will do the same. Review my campaign platform and show your support by voting on April 6, 2013.