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LSU’s "D-D" Breaux featured at LP Women’s Leadership event

LSU’s "D-D" Breaux featured at LP Women’s Leadership event
Posted: Aug 12, 2017
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DENHAM SPRINGS – LSU’s Head Gymnastics Coach Sara “D-D” Breaux will be the keynote speaker at Livingston Parish’s Inaugural Women’s Leadership Special Event.

Coach was inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in June adding more to her long list of accomplishments and accolades including National Coach of the Year.

The event is being spearheaded by the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce’s Special Events Committee. States April Wehrs, Chamber President, “We have a top group of professionals who are planning this event. As an inaugural women’s event in the parish, we wanted to gain the interest of our women and men by bringing in a top rated woman in leadership. The group was enthused with the possibility and confirmation of Coach D-D. She has the heart of a winner and an impressive story to tell. “

The event program includes resources that target the unique perspective of women. Although titled a leadership event, the event is for all women, whether they aspire to leadership roles or not, and is being held to address the day to day issues impacting women.

The event will be held Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. The event opens with a mini women’s expo from 11:00 a.m. to noon. C C’s Coffee House is introducing their brand ahead of their new location in Denham Springs. Stewart Family Medicine and Regions Bank have signed on as event sponsors. At noon, the speaker session will begin. The event will be held at Forrest Grove Plantation in Denham Springs.

For more information on the event, visit the chamber’s website at or contact the chamber directly at 225.665.8155.