Executive & Administration

Adam Knapp

President and CEO

Lauren Hatcher

Chief of Staff

Jonathan LeMaire

Executive Assistant to the President and CEO and Database Manager

Belinda Monteverde

Senior Staff Accountant

Emily Stich

Director, Baton Rouge Area Leadership Program

Jennifer Watson

Operations Manager and Receptionist

Business Development

Kyle Zeringue

Senior Vice President of Business Development

Jim Cavanaugh

Site Development Director

Rachel Delamain

Director of Business Development (Consultant Recruitment)

Donnie Miller

Director of Business Development, City of Baton Rouge and East Baton Rouge Parish

Russell Richardson

Director of Regional
Business Development

Chandra Williams

Director of Business Retention and Expansion

Anna Michiels

Business Development Intern

Economic Competitiveness

Michael DiResto

Senior Vice President for Economic Competitiveness

Logan Anderson

Policy and Research Project Manager

Barker Dirmann

Manager of Governmental Affairs and Special Projects

Andrew Fitzgerald

Director of Business Intelligence

Austin McMichael

Economic Research Analyst Intern

Liz Smith

Director of Policy and Research

Dorothy Stillson

Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Economic Competitiveness

Investor Development & Relations

Karen Zito

Senior Vice President of Investor Development

Michelle Mahaffey

Manager of Business Services

Gabrielle Roussel

Investor Relations Strategist


Kelly Bienn

Senior Vice President of Marketing

Katie Fontenot

Director of Events

Morgan Kastner

Marketing Coordinator

Christy O’Neal

Art Director

Chelsea Rainwater

Communications Intern

Melissa Thompson

Director of Talent Development