Opera Association Women’s Guild approaches milestone _lowres

Photo provided by New Orleans Opera Association Women’s Guild—Members of the 2015 board of governors of the Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association are seen at the Guild Home on Prytania Street in New Orleans. Mrs. Herman deBachelle Seebold donated the home to the guild in 1966.

The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association is making plans for events celebrating the group’s 50th anniversary. The Opera Guild president is Betsy Dowling.

Members of the guild’s board of governors are:

  • JoAnn Adams, Barbara Ballard, Penny Baumer, Loretta Corbett, Virginia Blanque, Margie Breeden, Eileen Capritto, Kathy Christian, Constance Cowart, Gloria Darlak, Marlene Duronselet, Betty Davidson, Graziella deAyerde, Mary de La Barre, Diane Dupin, Joan Eckholdt, Virginia Eckholdt, Jackie Elliott, Debbie Alciatore Empey, Erin Fleming, Linda Forman, Anita Garcia, Melissa Gordon, Amanda Green, Carol Hall, Anne Heard, Stephanie Klekamp, Jacquelyn Lothschuetz, Doris Liukkonen, Dee Long, Jane Miller, Sonja Moore, Mary Reidy, Jean Rice, Peggy Rogers, Rita Satawa, Lynn Skidmore, Sonda Stacey, Elinore Straub, Adele Uddo, Karen Villavaso and JoAnn Wisdom.