Terri North selected as 2017 YLC Role Model

Providence President & CEO, Terri North, has been selected as a 2017 YLC Role Model.

“For more than 30 years, the YLC Role Model award has recognized business, community and civic leaders who have given of their time, talents and resources for the betterment of New Orleans,” said Brian Rotolo, Chair of the Providence Community Housing Board of Directors. “This is a great honor for Terri that not only recognizes her leadership, but also showcases Providence Community Housing’s impact on affordable housing in New Orleans .”

Each year’s class is selected by a YLC committee, which reviews all nominations submitted from the community before selecting a final list of individuals. Individuals are selected based on significant contributions to their field of work, to their community, and to New Orleans at large.


YLC’s 2017 Role Models

The distinguished members of YLC’s 2017 Role Model Class are:

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux  Golden Eagles Mardi Gras Indian tribe

Amy Boyle Collins  Gambel  Communications

Gabe Feldman  Tulane University Law School

Dr. L’Issa Gates  Ochsner Health Systems

Bill Hammack  Link Restaurant Group

Jeff Hebert  City of New Orleans

Raymond “Ray” Jeandron  KPMG, LLP (Retired)

Kay Kerrigan  Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans

Andy Kopplin  Greater New Orleans Foundation

Bivian “Sonny” Lee  Son of a Saint

Carol McCall  Citizens for 1 Greater New Orleans

Leann Moses  Carver Darden

Alyson Mount  Entergy

Todd Murphy  Jefferson Chamber of Commerce

Terri North  Providence Community Housing

Wesley Palmisano  Palmisano Contractors

Lee Reid  Adams and Reese, LLP

Petrice Sams-Abiodun  Planned Parenthood Gulf South

Salvador Scaccia  TLC Rx New Orleans

Derrick Tabb   The Roots of Music

Read more about this year’s YLC Role Models and about YLC’s award that has been presented to individuals making outstanding contributions to New Orleans since 1987, here.