Olivia LoCascioi
New Moms Coordinator 

School of Nursing

our leadership team

Catherine Tucker
Secretary

Second-year LSU medical student

Hunter Hopkins
Co-Founder

Hunter is a LSU medical student from Shreveport who received the 2015-2016 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for his creation and development of the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.

Katherine Hammer
Co-Director (May 2017 - May 2018)

Katherine is a LSU occupational therapy student from Alexandria who leads the new pilot program at Chateau D' Orleans, a local affordable housing complex.

Alex Navard
Curriculum Development Coordinator

Second-year LSU medical student

Virginia Fontenot
Events and Philanthropy Chair

Third-Year LSU medical student

Kaysie Gray 
Social Media Director

LSU Occupational Therapy Student

past program directors

Shaitalya "Shay" Vellanki
Co-Director (May 2017 - May 2018)

Shay is a second-year LSU medical student from Lutcher who leads the original program at the New Orleans Women and Children's Shelter.

Caleb Speyrer 
Co-Director (May 2017 - May 2018)

Caleb is a mental health specialist and LSU occupational therapy student from Opelousas who leads the new pilot program at Chateau D' Orleans, a local affordable housing complex.

Brett Salomon

LSU School of Medicine

Aubrey Schachter
Fundraising Chair

LSU School of medicine 

Kathryn DiLosa
Co-Director (May 2016 - May 2017)

Kathryn was a second-year LSU medical student from Lafayette who received the 2016-2017 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship to expand the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.

Samantha Karlin

​Co-Director (May 2015 - May 2016)

Samantha was a second-year LSU medical student from New Orleans who received the 2015-2016 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for co-founding and directing the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.

Samantha Karlin
Co-Founder​

Samantha a LSU medical student from New Orleans who received the 2015-2016 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for her creation and development of the the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.

B.S. Katherine Davidson Karlay
Co-Director (May 2016 - May 2017)

Katherine was a second-year LSU medical student from Shreveport who received the 2016-2017 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship to expand the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.

our InterProfessional student alliance coordinator

Lauren Bonneval
Co-Director (May 2017 - May 2018)

Lauren is a second-year LSU medical student from Mandeville who leads the original program at the New Orleans Women and Children's Shelter.

Hunter Hopkins

Co-Director (May 2015 - May 2016)

Hunter was a second-year LSU medical student from Shreveport who received the 2015-2016 Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for co-founding and directing the N.O.W.S. Outreach Program.