Supporters gather in support of female leadership _lowres

Photo provided by Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business -- The Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business held its 2015 Louisiana Girls Leadership Academy on June 14-17 at Nicholls State University. Leaders of the center include, from left, Faith Peperone, Donnell Zeringue, Sue McNabb, Diane Hollis, Nadia AlHashimi, Mary Fazekas-May, Laura Badeaux, Jean Rice, Sharon Marchand and Margarita Bergen. For information, contact center director Laura Badeaux at (985) 448-4444 or laura.badeaux@nicholls.edu.