three men smiling with newly adopted golden brown puppy

Who we are

Established in 1888, the mission of the Louisiana SPCA is to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals. 

Advocacy council


The Advocacy Council follows the mission of the Louisiana SPCA: to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals.


Advocacy Council members are mission-based voices of influence connecting the organization to a greater constituency and supporting the governance of the Louisiana SPCA Baord by guiding the direction of animal welfare and serving as organization advocates to the Greater New Orleans community.


  • Karen Adjmi
  • Mike Atwater
  • Sara Barnard
  • Marty Brantley
  • J. Coller Ochsner
  • Simone Bruni Crouere
  • Margaret DuBos
  • Rachael Dyer
  • Eleanor Farnsworth
  • Charline Gipson
  • Clem Goldberger
  • Susan Guidry
  • Julie Miller Hart
  • Nita Hemeter
  • Susan O. Hess
  • Angela Hill
  • John D. Hopper
  • Sally T. Knight
  • Maline Levy
  • Virginia F. Lovell
  • Stephanie Miller Murphy
  • Carole Neff
  • Margaret Orr
  • Jackie Palumbo
  • Stephanie M. Prunty
  • Alli Raynor
  • Sally Reeves
  • Mark C. Romig
  • Kendall Winingder Schindler
  • Erica Seeman
  • Paulette D. Stewart
  • Thomas P. Westervelt
  • Deedra Wing
  • Lynda Woolard

Did You Know?

Did you know that the Louisiana SPCA is not affiliated with the ASPCA? We are independent and rely on local donations.

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