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SINCE 1946 . . .

With a focus on results, Louisiana Retailers Association provides its membership with a constant and vigilant eye on legislative and regulatory activity, as well as access to discounts on business resources. An LRA membership is a value-driven and proven method of ensuring that retail interests remain a top priority in Louisiana. Personal attention to the needs of its members is the heart and soul of the organization whether the need is information, contacts or resolutions, LRA's customer service is second to none.

 
 
 

 

LRA Board of Directors

 

Chairman of the board

Cal Simpson, Blue Bell Creameries | Baton Rouge, LA


CHAIRMAN-ELECT

Jason Cooper, Brookshire Grocery Company | Tyler, TX


Secretary

Neal Rome, Progressive Brokerage | Metairie, LA


Brian Bernard, Associated Grocers | Baton Rouge, LA

Treasurer


Ricky Landry, Zuppardo’s | Metairie, LA

Immediate Past Chairman


Danny Babb, Associated Wholesale Grocers | Pearl River, LA

James McLemore, III, McLemore Brothers Rental | Winnsboro, LA

Jay Breaux, Breaux Mart | Metairie, LA

Jim Crifasi/ Jan Crifasi, Hi Nabor | Baton Rouge, LA

Chip Turner, Winn Dixie | New Orleans, LA

Buddy Gossom | Sunshine, LA

Angela Hoover, Walgreen Co. | Deerfield, IL

Brian Gamberini, The Home Depot | Atlanta, GA

Alfonso N. Cornish II, Target | Minneapolis, MN

James Rogers, McCormick & Company Inc. | Gretna, LA

Patrick Stephens/ Karin Holt, Best Buy | Baton Rouge, LA

Morio Lee, Coca-Cola United | Baton Rouge, LA

Tice White, Walmart | Ridgeland, MS

Board of Directors