Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush’s campaign on Tuesday named his Louisiana steering committee and finance chairs.
St. Tammany Parish President Pat Brister, state Sen. Conrad Appel of Metairie, state Rep. Nancy Landry of Lafayette and former state Commissioner of Elections Suzie Terrell will work to build Bush’s grassroots infrastructure.
Meanwhile, fundraising efforts will be led by New Orleans developerJoe Canizaro, Lockport shipbuilder Boysie Bollinger and Ruston businessman James Davison.
Political consultants Jason Hebert and Scott Hobbs will be Jeb!2016 state political advisors.
The announcement comes as Bush prepares to compete for delegates March 5.