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CONTACT: Adrienne Wheeler 504-561-7312; firstname.lastname@example.org
August 13, 2019, New Orleans – Louisiana Appleseed's Executive Director, Adrienne Wheeler, has been selected for the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute's (NORLI) Class of 2020. The cornerstone program is a 9-month intensive program that focuses on issues that impact the economy and quality of life for the 10-parish region.
Since 1998, NORLI has brought together a wide range of leaders for collaboration, networking, and solution-building. Previous graduate have included members of the business, legal, and nonprofit communities.
"This is a tremendous opportunity and I am grateful to have the opportunity to represent Louisiana Appleseed," said Wheeler.
The Mission of NORLI is to "promote regionalism and to provide a diverse cross section of current and emerging leaders from the business, non-profit, and governmental sectors from throughout the Region with a more thorough understanding of issues and an enhanced ability to collaborate for the greater good of the community." See www.NORLI.org for more information.
Louisiana Appleseed is a statewide nonprofit based in New Orleans, Louisiana that focuses on policy-level solutions by recruiting attorneys to provide free services through a research-oriented approach to policy change. Louisiana Appleseed’s mission is rooted in three pillars dedicated to increasing Access to: Justice, Opportunity, and Education.