Speaker: Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne (March 2013 WIM Meeting)
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)
Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne
Wednesday, March 20th
Networking at 11:30am, Luncheon from 12pm-1pm
Juban's Creole Restaurant
Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne will discuss with the Women in Media audience the Louisiana Office of Tourism's new creative strategy and its 2013 outlook for the State of Louisiana.
Jay Dardenne was reelected to a four-year term as Louisiana's Lieutenant Governor in October 2011. He previously served one year in that position filling an unexpired term. He also served four years as Secretary of State and fifteen years as State Senator.
During his legislative service, he chaired the Senate Finance Committee. In 2003, he was named National Republican Legislator of the Year.
He is an active community volunteer, having hosted the Jerry Lewis Telethon for the Muscular Dystrophy Association for more than thirty years.
Lieutenant Governor Dardennbe conducts a presentation entitled "Why Louisiana Ain't Mississippi," a lively and colorful look at Louisiana's culture, history, music and politics. He is an attorney, and a graduate of Baton Rouge High School, Louisiana State University, and the LSU Law Center.
He is married to former Cathy McDonald. They have two grown sons, John and Matthew.
Networking begins at 11:30am with the program starting at 12pm. Please confirm your attendance by Monday, March 18th.