The Honorees

Portraits by Paula Braud

Randolph E. “Rudy” Comeaux The Lemoine Company, LLC Director of Organizational Development & HR

Randolph E. “Rudy” Comeaux
The Lemoine Company, LLC
Director of Organizational Development & HR

Eric Dexter Civil Solutions Consulting Group, Inc.  Director of Business Development

Eric Dexter
Civil Solutions Consulting Group, Inc. 
Director of Business Development

Makesha Judson LA Department of Children & Family Services Legislative Liaison

Makesha Judson
LA Department of Children & Family Services
Legislative Liaison

David Mullens Capital One Bank, N.A.Sr. VP/ Relationship Manager/ Middle Market Commercial Banking

David Mullens
Capital One Bank, N.A.Sr.
VP/ Relationship Manager/ Middle Market Commercial Banking

Brandon Smith LSU Community University Partnerships Community Affairs Liaison and External Partnerships Officer within the Office of Academic Affairs

Brandon Smith
LSU Community University Partnerships
Community Affairs Liaison and External Partnerships Officer within the Office of Academic Affairs

Chadler Brent Cornett Regions Bank Vice President Commercial Banking

Chadler Brent Cornett
Regions Bank
Vice President Commercial Banking

Jesse Hoggard Cellcontrol Vice President, Marketing

Jesse Hoggard
Cellcontrol
Vice President, Marketing

Sunny Mayhall West Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, LLP Associate Attorney

Sunny Mayhall West
Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, LLP
Associate Attorney

Michael Patrick Oblinger Tiger Athletic Foundation Director of Major Gifts & Annual Fund

Michael Patrick Oblinger
Tiger Athletic Foundation
Director of Major Gifts & Annual Fund

Benjamin Vance Postlethwaite & Netterville, APAC CPA

Benjamin Vance
Postlethwaite & Netterville, APAC
CPA

Sarah Cortell Vandersypen Philanthropic Partners Founder and Consultant

Sarah Cortell Vandersypen
Philanthropic Partners
Founder and Consultant

Kali M. Johnson Solid Ground Innovations Director of Communications

Kali M. Johnson
Solid Ground Innovations
Director of Communications

William McGehee Tin Roof Brewing Co. Owner/CEO

William McGehee
Tin Roof Brewing Co.
Owner/CEO

Kristen Reeves Geocent, LLCSenior Systems Administrator

Kristen Reeves
Geocent, LLCSenior Systems
Administrator

Lauren Westbrook WAFB-TV Channel 9 Morning and Noon Anchor/Reporter

Lauren Westbrook
WAFB-TV Channel 9
Morning and Noon Anchor/Reporter

The Great Futures Gala honors young professionals invested in the Greater Baton Rouge community while achieving success professionally. 

 

Selected by some of the most prestigious professionals in our area, this class of 15 Great Futures Gala Honorees represent movers and shakers in our community. From attorneys to small business owners; artists to news anchors, these young men and women are on a path to achieving a great future all while giving back and making the world a better place.