Meet Glynna Mayers
Occupation: Regional Marketing & Business Development Coordinator
Organization: Jones Walker LLP
When and why did you get involved with BRAC?
I became involved with BRAC in 2016 when I was hired as a BRAC business development team member. During my time with BRAC, I learned about the organization in-depth and the great work they are doing to promote our region in order to attract and retain new business. When I moved to my current role with Jones Walker, I knew I wanted to stay involved with BRAC’s work.
Tell us more about how you are involved in Baton Rouge?
I am a board member for the Public Relations Association of Louisiana’s (PRAL) Baton Rouge Chapter, where I handle the organization’s communication and young professional efforts. Additionally, I am on the committee for the Baton Rouge/New Orleans Chapter of the Legal Marketing Association. I also serve the community as a member of the Junior League of Baton Rouge, fostering the league’s mission to improve the community through leadership. My role at Jones Walker also allows me to be involved with other charitable and civic organizations in Baton Rouge.
Why do you stay involved with BRAC?
It is important to support organizations like BRAC that are generating a better quality of life for the Baton Rouge Area. My role as an ambassador allows me to stay connected and engaged in the community while supporting BRAC’s efforts.
What would you tell someone considering becoming a BRAC investor?
No matter what level you choose, investing in the future of the Capital Region is beneficial for you, your business, and the community. BRAC has a great team who will invite you to help build solutions for current issues affecting our professional and personal lives each day.
What do you see for the future of Baton Rouge? How will we get there?
The future of Baton Rouge involves retaining our local businesses and local talent. By continuing to make the Capital City a desirable place to live, work, and play, we are providing an opportunity for college graduates and young professionals to create successful careers in Baton Rouge.
What’s one of the most exciting things you see happening in the Baton Rouge Area today?
Young professionals connecting, collaborating, and creating an engaged environment that Baton Rouge has been missing. There is a buzz of creativity and excitement in the air! BRAC’s Ambassador Program is designed to allow company representatives to actively build relationships with BRAC investors and business leaders while serving as advocates of BRAC’s work.
Each month, BRAC highlights one of these ambassadors in the Ambassador Spotlight. To learn more about the Ambassador Program visit the program page here.