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Est. 2011

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To date, New Orleans Scholars have won $34.2 million scholarship dollars from New Orleans partner colleges and universities.


The crisis that followed in the wake of Hurricane Katrina prompted Posse’s expansion to New Orleans. At the Posse Gala in 2010, the Foundation raised funds to establish the site, which launched the following year with additional funding from The Edward G. Schlieder Educational Foundation.

Posse is grateful to the teachers, counselors and community leaders of New Orleans, who help us identify incredible high school students. We especially thank our partner colleges and universities for their investments in the program and belief in the promise of Posse Scholars.

Posse New Orleans Staff

James Dabney, Director
Gabe Christian-Sola, Trainer
April Defillo, Assistant to the Director
Jack Duffy, Development Officer
Courtney Evans, Trainer
Meonyez Goodwin, Trainer
Katelyn Hope, Career Program Manager
Jorge Reynoso, Trainer
Prisca Washington, Program Director

Posse New Orleans Advisory Board

Rick Rizzo, Chair
Kim M. Boyle
Tayler Butler
Doug Charles
Scott Cowen
Jill Glazer
Jeffrey Goldring
William H. Hines
Angel King Johnson
Efren Lopez
Nic Perkin
Hugh C. Riddleberger
Don Vinci

New Orleans Partner Colleges and Universities

Contact Posse New Orleans

1515 Poydras Street
Suite 610
New Orleans, LA 70112
Tel: (504) 208-5595
Fax: (504) 910-9967
 [email protected]

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