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SU Leading Ladies

 2023 Cohort




Barbara Carpenter, Ph.D.
Dean of International Education and University Outreach
Southern University and A&M College



Marla Dickerson, J.D.
Vice Chancellor of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships
Southern University Law Center



Honorable Naudia Foster
Southern University System Board Student Member



Angela Gaines
Director of Facilities
Southern University Law Center



Briana Hall
Miss Southern University and A&M College

Charlie Rae Hilliard
Little Miss Southern



Dawn Kight, Ph.D.
Dean of Libraries
Southern University and A&M College


Jocelyn Lewis
Executive Assitant to the CEO
Southern University System Foundation


Renita Marshall, DVM
Vice Chancellor for Academics and Student Support
Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center

Associate Dean
College of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences



Judge Johnell M. Matthews
Baton Rouge City Court, Division C


Kim Rugon, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor of Institutional Advancement
Southern University at New Orleans



Tracey Taylor-Jarrell, Ph.D.
Southern University System Board of Supervisors


LaQuitta Thomas
National President Emerita
Southern University Alumni Federation


Linzola Winzer
Executive Assistant to the Chancellor
Southern University Shreveport




 Virginia Valdry
Posthumous Honoree