Chamber CEO and Staff
April Wehrs, IOM
President / CEO
Livingston Parish Chamber
April has been with the Chamber since April of 2011. Under April's leadership, the Chamber has been awarded the Louisiana State Chamber of the Year in 2013 and 2015. The Chamber also purchased and located to its first permanent headquarters.
April earned the industry certification of IOM from the US Chamber of Commerce. She was awarded scholarships through the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Regents, the Louisiana Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, the United State Institute Instructor Scholarship and LABI. Other Chamber professional development includes Centers for Chamber of Commerce Excellence year one and two training. Economics Development Certification Course.
2012 - Louisiana State Chamber of the Year, Leadership Livingston - Spearheaded launch and facilitates the program to date.
2013 - Chamber purchases its first headquarters. Reached 500 Member Milestone
2014 - She was elected 2016 president of the state chamber executives association.
2015 - Launched Livingston Young Professionals and Finalized move to new building headquarters on Veterans Blvd. 2016 - Chair of the Louisiana State Chambers Association 2017 - Awarded National Communications Award for Back 2 Biz campaign following the flood 2018 - Louisiana State Chamber of the Year
Vice President of Operations | Member Specialist
Christine joined the chamber in April of 2018. Christine has a background in association management making her an ideal fit for the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce. Christine is the staff liaison.
Communications & Member Specialist
Alexis has been with the Chamber since April of 2018. She is the staff liaison for the Chamber's Education Committee, Governmental Affairs, Litter Initiative.