The Advocate

Lee Jenkins, vice president of Performance Contractors Inc., will serve as chairman of Baton Rouge Area Chamber‘s board for 2017.

Other officers are Ric Kearny, senior vice president of Capital One Bank, first chairman-elect; Randy Cangelosi, a partner at Kean Miller, second chairman-elect; Janet Olson, Baton Rouge market president for JPMorgan Chase, secretary; Michael S. DePaul, chief operating officer of LUBA Workers’ Comp, treasurer and finance committee chairman; Ann Forte Trappey, president and CEO of Forte and Tablada, FuturPac chairwoman and past board chairwoman; and Claude Reynaud, a partner at Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson LLP, general counsel.

Executive committee vice chairs are Tim Barfield, executive vice president of CSRS, legislative committee chairman; Jim Ellis, of Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips, building committee chairman; Ty Harvison, sales associate at Latter & Blum, BDAC chairman; Kelvin Hill, vice president at Georgia Pacific, education/workforce committee chairman; Carter Leak, executive vice president of the Bank of St. Francisville, personnel committee chairman; Jeffrey Martin, community banking executive at Regions Bank, investor development advisory committee chairman; Kim Sanders, a partner at L.A. Champagne & Co., small business/entrepreneurship committee chairwoman; and Ed Silvey, president and CEO of the Baton Rouge Clinic, talent development working group chairman; and members Dennis Dawsey, vice president of transmission and distribution at Entergy; Flynn Foster, president of Guaranty Broadcasting Co.; Fran Gladden, vice president of governmental affairs at Cox Communications; Mark Northcutt, refinery manager for ExxonMobil, Preston Peterson, Credit Bureau of Baton Rouge Foundation; Brad Roberts, CEO of Excel Group; Monique Scott-Spaulding, owner and CEO of JaniKing Baton Rouge; Jennifer Vosburg, president of NRG Energy; and Dean Williams, vice president of operations at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center.