Our Members

BGR thanks the following members for their generous support. If you would like to support our work, please review our membership structure and join today. BGR is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization and contributions are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.

Editor's Frontline Members ($5,000+)

Mr. Merritt Lane Mr. & Mrs. Mark A. Mayer Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Brennan Stirling Properties


Barriere Construction Co., LLC King & Jurgens, LLC Crescent Capital Consulting, LLC Favrot & Shane Companies, Inc. Ms. Anne P. Banos Phelps Dunbar Mr. Rick S. Rees Mr. & Mrs. R. Hunter Pierson, Jr. Mr. Vaughan Fitzpatrick Hardy B. Fowler Advantage Capital Partners Downman Family Foundation Mr. & Mrs. Charles W. Goodyear Greater New Orleans Foundation Ms. Susan Jones Gundlach KPMG LLP Liberty Bank and Trust Company New Orleans Business Alliance Ms. Lyn J. Tomlinson and Mr. Stan Jahncke Ms. Kelly R. Brown Metairie Bank & Trust Co. Waldemar S. Nelson & Company, Inc.



Mr. Daniel Willeman Galloway Johnson Tompkins Burr & Smith Mr. Arnold Vedlitz Ms. Julie Stokes Mr. Blake Stanfill Seventh Ward Strategies, LLC Mr. Jermaine Smith Rau Antiques Ms. Sonya Moore Ms. Aimee McCarron Ms. Charlotte Matthew Mr. Adam Laurie Ms. Nathalie Jordi Shawn Haswell Mr. Richard W. Freeman, Jr. Mr. Joshua Decuir Mr. Tom Daly II Ms. Melanie Bronfin Mr. Michael Balascio Ms. Alta Andrews Ms. Laurie Adams Downtown Development District Mr. William Banta Mr. Paul Batiza Trapolin | Peer Architects Jack Stumpf & Associates, Inc. Louisiana Policy Institute for Children Ms. Jackie Shreves Adams & Reese Mr. G. Edmund Schrenk Ms. Florence W. Schornstein Mr. Mark Ripple Dr. James A. Richardson Roger H. Ogden Development and Investments Ms. Jenifer Navard Mr. Gordon Mueller Kelly J. McHugh & Associates, Inc. May Communications | Cerise Events Commander’s Family of Restaurants Mr. Cooper A. Manning Mahl & Associates, Inc. Augie Leopold Advertising Specialties Mr. Craig Isenberg Mr. and Mrs. Scott P. Howard Ms. Meredith Hathorn Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey F. Griffin Ms. Ruthie Frierson Total Community Action, Inc. Ms. Aimee Adatto Freeman Ms. Pamela Davidson Ehlers Chaffe McCall Jefferson Business Council Port of New Orleans Bridget and Bobby Bories Fund Milling Benson Woodward, LLP Ms. Judy Y. Barrasso Lauren and Jeffrey Doussan, Jr. Ms. Catherine Lemann Margaret and Esmond Phelps II Coulon Family Fund Mr. Robert Whann IV Mr. Peter S. Gambel Mr. Donald Garvey Drs. Rand and Theresa Voorhies Mr. Robert Sternhell Ms. Charmaine D. Caccioppi Mr. Hughes Walmsley Ms. Dorothy M. Clyne Gootee Construction, Inc. Keil’s Antiques, Inc. Ms. Christine Albert Mr. John G. Amato Liskow & Lewis Mr. Brett Beter Ms. Florence Brown Bryan Subaru Dr. Edgar Chase III Ms. Andrea Chen Ms. Celeste Coco-Ewing Mr. Paul D. Cordes, Jr. Mrs. Joan Coulter Mr. Daniel Enneking Davis Mr. Rick Davis The Ehrhardt Group Ms. Liana Elliott Ms. Leah N. Engelhardt Dr. John Ernst III Ms. Martha A. Eshleman Mr. Laurance Eustis III Sybil M. & D. Blair Favrot Family Fund Dr. & Mrs. Ludovico Feoli Ms. Norma L. Freiberg Ms. Cynthia Fromherz Mr. Miles Garriott Ms. Melissa Gibbs Ms. Stephanie Haynes Ms. Susan Hess Mr. Christopher Hines Dr. Harris Hyman III Kinney, Ellinghausen & DeShazo Mr. Andrew Kopplin Mr. Stephen H. Kupperman Mr. Gary L. Laborde Mr. Nick LaCour Mr. Donald G. Lambert, Jr. LaPorte, APAC Mr. William LeCorgne, Jr. Mr. Thomas B. Lemann Marco Outdoor Advertising, Inc. Mr. Edward F. Martin Mr. Jonathan McCall Mr. Charles McMains Northshore Business Council Black Dog Fund Mr. Dick H. Piner, Jr. Ms. Kathryn E. Rapier William and Sally Reeves Ms. Merrill Ricketts Mr. Curt Rome Rubensteins Ms. Melissa Sawyer Ms. Nanette Shapiro Mr. Lloyd N. Shields Ms. Jennifer Roberts Southern Abstracts, Inc. Mr. Ward Stallings Real Estate Tax Group, LLC Equitas Capital Advisors, LLC Shaw and Ann Thorpe Thompson Dorsey and Company Vorhoff CPA, LLC Waggonner & Ball, LLC Mr. David Wagstaff III Mr. R. Preston Wailes Ms. Susan Weeks Mr. Chris White Mr. Charles Whited, Jr. Mr. Philip Woollam Mr. Robert E. Young