Alexandria Agenda

Closing Retreat

November 6-8, 2019

Holiday Inn – Downtown Alexandria

Wednesday Evening November 6th

Dress: Business Casual

 5:00 p.m.          Early Birds: Meet in Bar at Bentley Hotel (next door to Holiday Inn) lobby.

6:00                  Meet in main lobby at the Bentley Hotel (next door)
Pick up name tags.  Trolley ride to reception.

6:30-8:30          Opening Reception: Home of Patrick Moore, former CABL Chairman, Alum 1989.  Address: 5400 Bayou Rapides Rd.

Thursday, November 7th

Dress:  Casual

7:45 A.M.          Breakfast Buffet at hotel

 8:45                  Walk to Lobby – Class Photo:  Don’t be left out!   

 9:00                  Walk to Central Louisiana Technical Community College downtown campus

  • Jimmy Sawtelle, Chancellor
  • Heather Poole, Executive Vice Chancellor; CABL Board Member (‘07 Alum)

9:30                  Welcome to Alexandria/Pineville:

  • Jeff Hall, Mayor of Alexandria
  • Clarence Fields, Mayor of Pineville

10:00                Vision and Leadership in Action

  • Jacques Roy, former Mayor of Alexandria

 11:00                 Break

 11:15                A little Inspiration from the class of 2018

  • Trish Leleux, Owner, The Trish Leleux Group at Keller Williams Realty (’18 Alum)

12:00                Load Bus

12:15-1:00         Lunch at Spirits, Hosted by Lee Gwinn

  1:00                  Load Bus to England Airpark and Community

 1:15                  Introduction to England Airpark and Community

  • Sandra McQuain, Executive Director, England Economic & Industrial Development District

2:00                  Criminal Justice Panel

  • John Burkhart, Director, Louisiana Campaign for Equal Justice
  • James Leblanc, Secretary, Department of Corrections

3:00                  Board Bus: Driving Tour of Union Tank Car:

  • Trinity Deville, Director of Operations,
    Union Tank Care Company

4:30                  Head back to hotel

6:00/10          Meet in lobby of hotel: Bus to Dinner

Home of Ben Luke: Couchon d’lait     

Sponsored by/Courtesy of: Ben Luke (’15 Alum)

Friday, November 8th

Dress:  Casual

7:45      Buffet Breakfast

9:00                  Small Group Discussions/ Group Reports

 Reflective Readings         Personal Commitment Letters

10:00                Welcome to the CABL- Leadership LA Alumni Network!

                        Video               Graduation

11:30/12:00       Adjourn — Have a safe trip home Alumni!

Thanks to our Local Area CENLA Sponsors

Ben Luke

Continued thanks to our STATEWIDE Sponsors

Wurtele Fund at BRAF

Coughlin Saunders Foundation

Peltier Foundation