Louisiana State Beauticians and Barbers Association

                                      Departments

BOARD OF DIRECTORS EXECUTIVE BOARD

INSTITUTE OF COSMETOLOGY

BVC CORP

SORORITY

FRATERNITY

LSBBA HAIR DESIGNERS GUILD

YOUTH FOR BEAUTY

GOLDEN COSMOS

COURTESY COMMITEE

PARADE OF CITIES

 

PAST PRESIDENTS

DR. KATIE E. WHICKHAM, serves as president 7 years

MRS. DORETHA ROBERTSON, serves as president 6 years

MRS. ISABELLE GANT, serves as president 2 years

MRS. HENRI-ANNA CARROLL, serves as president 36 years

MRS RUTH CROSS KNOX 3 years

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MR. BENNIE LEWIS, serving as president from 2001 to present

               The Louisiana State Beauticians & Barbers Association, Inc.

Organized in 1947 at a mass meeting at Booker T. Washington auditorium in New Orleans, Louisiana by Mr. O.C. Taylor.

On July 15, 1950 the organization was incorporated with the following members serving as officers:

President Mrs. Katie Whickham, New Orleans

1st Vice-President Mrs. Carrie L. Taylor, Baton Rouge

2nd Vice President Mrs. Mary Craig Johnson, New Orleans

3rd Vice President  Mrs. Katie Robinson Monroe

Corr. Secretary Mrs. Elnoris Rollins, New Orleans

Assist. Secretary Mrs. Edith Haynes Ferriday

Financial Secretary Mrs. Mamie Love Shreveport

Treasure Mrs. Flossie Reeves, Shreveport

                                   Purposes

To raise and maintain the standards

of the beauty Industry

To establish and regulate Ethics.

To promote continuing education.

To promote social and economic welfare.

                                      Preamble

To Further the business and profession entreat of all members.

To promote thecommon good of the members.

To encourage other person to enter the industry.

                             Members Pledge

I do solemonly promise in my word and honor that during my tenture with this associatin

I will remain a true and faithful member, observeits laws and never divulge any of the business transacted at any of its meeting.

To insure domestic tranguility provide for the common difference and promote the general welfare of all members

                                   Activities

Annual Convention (April - May)

One workshop a year October