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Louisiana Democrats Announce Full Delegation to 2016 Convention

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Democratic Party today released the complete roster for this year’s state delegation to the 2016 Democratic National Convention. The delegation includes 59 voting delegates, 4 alternates, 6 appointees to the convention’s standing committees, and 2 official pages. Elections were held this spring by congressional district to determine district-level delegates, while party leaders and elected officials (“PLEO”) and at-large delegates were voted upon by members of the Democratic State Central Committee last weekend.

 

The full roster of the Louisiana delegation is as follows:

 

 

Unpledged Party Leaders and Elected Officials (8):

 

Governor John Bel Edwards

Rep. Cedric Richmond, Congressman for LA 2nd District

Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, Chair of Louisiana Democratic Party

Michael McHale, 1st Vice Chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party

Arlanda Williams, 2nd Vice Chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party

Ben Jeffers, DNC Committeeman At-Large

Deborah Langhoff, DNC Committeewoman

Arthur Morrell, DNC Committeeman

 

 

Congressional-Level Delegates (33):

 

1st Congressional District, Clinton

Tom Anderson

Lila Tritico Hogan

 

1st Congressional District, Sanders

David F. Easley

Gilda Werner Reed

 

2nd Congressional District, Clinton

Diana E. Bajoie

Jared C. Brossett

Troy C. Carter Sr.

Felicia Kahn

Walt Leger

Cynthia Hedge Morrell

 

2nd Congressional District, Sanders:

Preston J. Edwards, Sr.

Keisha Lewis

 

3rd Congressional District, Clinton

Sheryl Romero Abshire

Charles Bennett

Carla Webb Clark

 

3rd Congressional District, Sanders

Zachary Bertrand Edwards

Theresa Rohloff

 

4th Congressional District, Clinton

Roy Burrell

Barbara Norton

Terika Williams-Walker

Bernie Woods, Sr.

 

4th Congressional District, Sanders

Ryan Trundle

 

5th Congressional District, Clinton

Charla Nicole Burns

Marcus Hunter

Katrina Jackson

Rodney McFarland, Sr.

Ronnie Lamar Traylor

 

5th Congressional District, Sanders

Chelsea Gravel

 

6th Congressional District, Clinton

Michael Bernhard

Randal L. Gaines

Sheila D. Lewis, Ph.D.

Patricia Haynes Smith

 

6th Congressional District, Sanders

Mike Drey

 

 

 

PLEO (7) and At-Large (11) Delegates:

 

Clinton PLEO

Wesley Bishop

Sibal Suarez Holt

Mary Landrieu

Mitch Landrieu

Jennifer Vidrine

 

Clinton At Large

Jay H. Banks

Sean Bruno

Lisa Diggs

James K. “Jim” Harlan

Carol R. Leblanc

C. Denise Marcelle

Nita Steele

Lynda Woolard

 

Sanders PLEO

Caina Munson Green

Kyle Mark Green, Jr.

 

Sanders At Large

Mozella Bell

Davante Lewis

Elizabeth B. Scott

 

 

At Large Alternates (4):

 

Clinton At Large Alternates

Frederick D’Wayne Bell, II

Darlene Fields

Edward “Ted” James

 

Sanders At Large Alternate

Gretchen S. Shotwell

 

 

Standing Committee Appointments:

Platform

Robert Johnson (Sanders)

Jackie Lansdale (Clinton)

 

Credentials

Jolan Jolivette (Clinton)

Dr. Eileen Velez (Clinton)

 

Rules

Cleo Fields (Clinton)

Vivian Hiner (Clinton)

 

 

Pages:

Bruce Ford

Natalie Johnson