Merritt Lane

Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Canal Barge Company, Inc.

Joined the BGR Board in 2015.

Past service as Board Chairman of Isidore Newman School, the Idea Village (where he continues to serve as a member), and the Baptist Community Ministries Foundation; and current service as a member on the Board of The Nature Conservancy of Louisiana, the National World War II Museum, the Bricolage Academy, and as an Executive Committee member of the Business Council of New Orleans & the River Region. He is also a member of the Tulane University School of Public Health Dean’s Council.