Leah Draffen

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Membership and Events Coordinator

As Membership and Events Coordinator, Leah is responsible for assisting in new member recruitment, membership retention and event sponsorship opportunities. To continue fundraising as a vital part of the non-profit organization, Leah coordinates event details for all Chamber annual and monthly events. She also serves as the staff liaison for the Small Business Council and Northshore Rising Professionals.

Leah earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications from Louisiana State University where she also minored in Business Administration and Sociology. In college, Leah received an Institutional Review Board Certification to successfully conduct focus groups and media research. She is also certified in leadership training through the National Society of Leadership and Success. In her past employment, Leah was the Associate Editor of Inside Publications that produces Inside Northside and Inside New Orleans magazines.

Leah and her husband Jacob live in Mandeville with their rescue pup, Lonnie.