Leigh Ann Lanaux named community liaison
Contact: Rene Abadie
HAMMOND – Leigh Ann Lanaux of Hammond has been appointed community liaison at Southeastern Louisiana University.
A member of the office of the Executive Assistant to the President, Lanaux is charged with creating new opportunities for university and community interaction and will spearhead many of these initiatives.
Lanaux previously served as director of development for the Ginger Ford Habitat for Humanity in Hammond where she coordinated all fundraising, grant writing and sponsorship efforts. She has also worked as a brand manager at Neill Corporation and was the contemporary marking director for the Anheuser-Busch distributorship in Atlanta.
“Community outreach stands as a pivotal piece of Southeastern’s strategic goals,” said Erin Moore, executive assistant to President Randy Moffett. “In this position, she will help foster our established relationships with community partners and explore new means of promoting Southeastern in the region. Her marketing background will be a definite boon to the university.”
She will work as a part of continuing efforts to further heighten public awareness of university initiatives.
She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in integrated marketing communications and sports management.