The Southern Louisiana Chapter was the first WIMOs chapter to be established. We encompass all of Southern Louisiana including the lower Mississippi River and some offshore locations in the Gulf of Mexico.
- President: Anna Whittemore (Marquette Transportation) – Top Left
- Vice President: Gena Wilson (Turn Services) – Top Right
- Secretary: Laura Horn (ARTCo) – Bottom Left
- Treasurer: Angela Mitchell LeBoeuf (L&L Marine) – Bottom Right
For an interactive calendar of Upcoming Events from all chapters and descriptions of all-WIMOs events not linked to any individual chapter, click here.
Autumn 2019: Southern LA Golf Tournaments
Every year, there are lots of industry golf events and we like to have WIMOs presence at these events.
Listed below are a few opportunities for 2019. If you are interested in playing on a team, let us know and we will discuss the sponsor opportunities.
- ES&H: September 23rd
- MNSA: October 10th
- New Heights: October 23rd
September 12, 2019: Who Works the Rivers Convent, LA
WIMOs and RiverWorks Discovery have partnered to help teach 120 high school students about careers on the water. This event will be hosted at Associated Terminals and ACBL Convent Fleet.
November 12, 2019: Lunch and Learn with Cooper Consolidated in Darrow, LA
We plan to visit the “America” which is a floating crane that has conveyors and weighs commodities vs barge weights. Attendance is limited and strictly for WIMOs members only. If you want to sign up please email WIMOsSOLA@wimos.org.
November 20, 2019: Who Works the Rivers New Orleans, LA
We will be representing WIMOs to help teach young people about careers on the water, hosted at the Port of New Orleans by RiverWorks Discovery.