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

Rick Landry, Zuppardo's Supermarket | Metairie, LA


Cal Simpson, Blue Bell Creameries | Baton Rouge, LA


Neal Rome, Progressive Brokerage | Metairie, LA

Brian Bernard, Associated Grocers | Baton Rouge, LA


David McLemore, McLemore Enterprises | Winnsboro, LA

Immediate Past Chairman

Danny Babb, Associated Wholesale Grocers | Pearl River, LA
Jay Breaux, Breaux Mart | Metairie, LA
Jason Cooper, Brookshire Grocery Company | Tyler, TX
Jim Crifasi/ Jan Crifasi, Hi Nabor | Baton Rouge, LA
Trey Edwards, Winn Dixie | Montgomery, AL
Buddy Gossom | Sunshine, LA
Angela Hoover, Walgreen Co. | Deerfield, IL
Brian Hudson, The Home Depot | Atlanta, GA
Alfonso N. Cornish II, Target | Minneapolis, MN
James Rogers, McCormick & Company Inc. | Gretna, LA
Patrick Stephens, Best Buy | Baton Rouge, LA
Morio Lee, Coca-Cola United | Baton Rouge, LA
Tice White, Walmart | Ridgeland, MS

Board of Directors