Board of Trustees
A governing board of 10 elected or appointed to direct the policies of an educational institution.
Holly Sharp, CPA, CFE, CFF
Shareholder and Director
LaPorte Sehrt Romig Hand
Glenny Lee Buquet
Former Member, Louisiana Board of
Elementary and Secondary Education
Gregory N. Rattler, Sr.
First Vice President, JPMorgan Chase
Joseph P. Lopinto, III
Sheriff, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office
Cynthia Hedge Morrell
CEO, Lusher Charter Schools
Founder and President, The Slone Group
Deputy Superintendent, New Orleans Police Department
Director of the Public Integrity Bureau
Professional Advisory Board
A group of 12 professional individuals who have volunteered to offer advice and guidance to CDL.
Robert B. Brooks, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor,
Harvard Medical School
G. Emerson Dickman, III, J.D.
Attorney at Law
Immediate Past President
International Dyslexia Association
Michael Fullan, Ph.D.
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education,
University of Toronto
Sam Goldstein, Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry,
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT
Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.
Child & Adult Psychiatrist;
Senior Lecturer, Harvard Medical School;
Director, Hallowell Center for Cognitive and
G. Reid Lyon, Ph.D.
Synergistic Education Solutions
Louisa C. Moats, Ph.D.
Moats Associates Consulting, Inc.
Joanne Quinn, MBA
Quinn Consultants, Inc.
Craig T. Ramey, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scholar and Professor
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Carol Rolheiser, Ph.D.
Centre for Teaching Support and Innovation
University of Toronto
Timothy Shanahan, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
University of Illinois at Chicago
Robert Sternberg, Ph.D.
Provost and Senior Vice President
Oklahoma State University
Community Advisory Board
A group of 11 individuals from the community who have volunteered to offer advice and guidance to CDL.
Herschel L. Abbott, Jr.
Jones Walker Law Firm
Kelvin Adams, Ph.D.
St. Louis Public Schools
Gerard Ballanco, M.D., FAAP
Gordon Blundell, Jr., M.D.
Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Louisiana State Senator
President, DonahueFavret Contractors
The Honorable John W. Greene
Judge, 22nd Judicial District (Ret.)
Stephen Hales, M.D.
Hales Pediatrics, New Orleans
Ruby Bridges Hall
President, Ruby Bridges Foundation
Mary Lou Ochsner
Robert D. Reily
Chairman, The Standard Companies