BOARD OF DIRECTORS EXECUTIVE BOARD
INSTITUTE OF COSMETOLOGY
LSBBA HAIR DESIGNERS GUILD
YOUTH FOR BEAUTY
PARADE OF CITIES
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
MR. BENNIE LEWIS, serving as president from 2001 to present
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
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.
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.
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