Lane RMC Foundation board names chairwoman _lowres

Joan Lansing

Joan Lansing has been named chairwoman of the Lane Regional Medical Center Foundation’s board of directors.

A resident of Central, Lansing serves as chairwoman of the Lane board of commissioners.

Lansing served as councilwoman for Central from 2005 to 2010 and as an administrator and lobbyist for the Louisiana Professional Association for Child Care.

A graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University with a pre-medicine degree, Lansing has three children and 11 grandchildren.

“I am committed to Lane because the hospital has been there for me and my family through the years,” Lansing said. “The foundation’s efforts are an integral part of what Lane provides to the region, and I’m proud to help fulfill its mission.”

The mission of the Lane RMC Foundation is to work with and support Lane Regional Medical Center in providing the best health care services, technologies and programs to patients while focusing on raising funds to support programs and projects of Lane, a news release said.

The foundation has raised more than $600,000 toward its current project goal of $1 million for the Radiation Oncology Center on Lane’s campus in Zachary.

For information about the Lane RMC Foundation, call (225) 658-6699 or visit