Get involved, have fun, and make a difference by serving on one of our committees. Simply contact the chairs to sign up!

Scholarship Committee




Barbara Cranner

Dr. Holmquist Healthcare

Meets at the beginning of each year to review and update the scholarship application. Members assist in distributing scholarship information to schools and universities in the community. The committee reviews and scores the applications and the scholarships are given out at the June luncheon.


Phenomenal Woman Retreat Committee


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Sarada Bonnett

Marketing Representative
Stone Title

Plans and coordinates the Phenomenal Woman Retreat, which is held each March. The committee begins preparations in late December, early January. Members solicit speakers, donations and door prizes for the event.


Public Relations


Christina Rusca

Gulf Coast Bank Mortgage Lending
423 E. Boston St., Covington LA 70433
Cell: 985-264-7623
Office: 985-249-7257

Responsible for press releases, calendar of events and takes pictures of speakers and attendees at Professional Women of St. Tammany events.


Community Outreach



Jerilyn Schmidt

Speedway Printing & Copy Center
2575 N. Causeway
Mandeville, LA 70471

Coordinates community involvement and selects non-profits for donations and quarterly raffle proceeds. Also coordinates annual Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West Women Build in October.

Putting on the Glitz


Connie Richard

The Executive Office
814 W. 21st Ave, Covington LA 70433
504-812-4161 Cell



Sheila Gunderson

Stadium Cuts/American Garage Door
1750 N. Causeway Blvd. Suites 115/120
Mandeville La. 70471
985-674-4247 Stadium Cuts
985-264-7671 American Garage Door




Sarah Marx

Office: 985-809-8081
Cell: 985-590-2941


Creates and maintains website, sends out event reminders and posts spotlight member announcements.