ROBERT H. BURNS 

AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 16

COVINGTON, LOUISIANA

 

GIRLS STATE

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GIRLS STATE CITIZEN 1941

(Saturday - Saturday, June 21 - 28, 1941)

Louisa Beale (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Lyon High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1942

(Saturday - Saturday, June 20 - 27, 1942)

Inez Beale (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Lyon High School

 

 Jeanne LeBlanc (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends St. Scholastica Academy

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1943

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1944

(Wednesday - Thursday, July 5 - 13, 1944)

 

George Helen Koepp and Aline Overby who attend Lyon High School.

 

Beverly Thibodeaux who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1945

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1946

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1947

 

Patsy Terry who attends Covington High School.

 

 Audrey LeBlanc (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1948

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 18 - 25, 1948)

Mary Della Graham who attends Covington High School.

 

June Smith who attends Covington High School; and Barbara Clann and Royce Patterson who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1949

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 24 - 31, 1949)

         

Ethel Haas and Jerry Deane Prieto who attend Covington High School.

 

         

Janet Jenkins and Dione Ragan who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1950

         

Laura Lee Blossman and Lucille Fussell who attend Covington High School.

 

         

Shirley Connaughton and Joan Mire who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1951

(Friday - Friday, August 24 - 31, 1951)

Left to right:  Myrna Goldate and Patsy Champagne who attend Covington High School; and Catherine Simoneaux and Melba Bechac who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE 1952

No session held due to outbreak of polio in Baton Rouge.

Chosen to attend were left to right:  Mary Anne Gilmore and Janice Mire who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Marie Sharp who attends Covington High School; Paulette Heldner who attends St. Scholastica Academy; and Ellen Smith and Camellia Magee who attend Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1953

Seated left to right:  Lucille Capo and Louisiana Girls State Secretary of Agriculture Teresita Valdez who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

Standing left to right:  Carol Burns and Marie Rosita Heine who attend Covington High School.

 

GIRLS STATE SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE 1953

Teresita Valdez

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1954

       

Marie June Bynum and Peggy Elizabeth Dodge who attend Covington High School.

 

Marietta Hansborough and Elizabeth Ann McCarthy who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1955

       

Catherine Calnan and Barbara Fauntleroy who attend Covington High School.

 

Irma Brown who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Mary LeJeune who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1956

         

Katherine Cummings and Bertha Fitzmorris who attend Covington High School.

 

         

Beryl Brady and Sheila Fry who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1957

 

Peggy Caserta and Delores Landreaux who attend Covington High School.

 

         

Dianne Murray and Patricia Serio who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1958

 

Frances Barker and Sharon Verges who attend Covington High School.

 

       

Susan LaJeune and Judy Wade who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1959

   

Judy Wascom and Connie Kohnke who attend Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1960

Left to right:  Lyla Bruhl, Ellen Hanson and Emily Johnson who attend Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1961

Barbara Croft, Sue Fitzgerald and Mary Louise Jones who attend Covington High School.

 

Melissa Pendleton who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Not pictured are:  Sandra Bell who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Barbara Davis who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1962

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1963

(Thursday - Friday, August 22 - 30, 1963)

Left to right:  Sherry Croft, Barbara Kohnke and Donna Rodwig who attend Covington High School.

 

Left to right:  Susan Elizabeth Blalock and Rose Anne Moise who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Not pictured is:  Margaret Smith who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1964

Linda Gayle Knight who attends Covington High School.

 

         

Catherine Jane Burns and Pricilla Guderian who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Jan Ruby Mullet and Roberta DeVoe Potter who attend Covington High School; Cynthia Ann Bossier and Karen Louise Foil who attend Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1965

(Sunday - , August 15 - , 1965)

       

Barbara Jean Henderson, Margaret Vivian Knight and Sammie LaNelle Whittington who attend Covington High School.

 

Roberta Creim and Cheryl Jefferies who attend Mandeville High School; Julie Bennett and Claire Hughston who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1966

           

Jo Alice Caserta, Gretchen Jacinta David, Marie Louise Lanclos, Susan Elizabeth Marsolan, Judy Faye McBroom who attend Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1967

Nanette Spencer Des Ormeaux, Brenda Ellen Fitzmorris, Vickie Kay Goodger, Ann Elizabeth Gotschall and Darnell Carol Moore who attend Covington High School.

 

         

Artemise B. Baldwin and Mary Katherine Frederick who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Patricia Kathryn Helms who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Pamela Crawford who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1968

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1969

Martha Adkins, Susan Alford, Betty Core, Patti Severson, Beth Wood

 

         

Left to right:  Janet Louise Friloux (Outstanding Award), Sandra Dee Helms and Sally Lee Johnson who attend Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1970

(Monday - Monday, August 10 - 17, 1970)

Left to right:  Joy Adkins who attends Covington High School; Pam Donald who attends Mandeville High School; Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Christine Malloy; Nancy Baker who attends Mandeville High School; Janet Elaine Fahey, Martha Ann Jenkins and Melinda Menetre who attend Covington High School.

 

Rebecca Kay Pulling who attends Covington High School.

 

Karen May who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1971

 

Mary Lou Alford, Laura Allen Broocks, Stephanie Carol Core and Jane Fahey who attend Covington High School.

 

Connie Ross who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Not pictured is:  Ann Dearing who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1972

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 9 - 16, 1972)

Left to right:  Loren Ann Rodick and Carolyn Alford who attend Covington High School; Bonnie Louise Dinkel who attends Mandeville High School; Louisiana Girls State Treasurer Susan Lee Martin who attends Covington High School; Mary Kay Baker who attends Mandeville High School; Susan Mary Schindler and Deborah Ann Wilson who attend Covington High School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE TREASURER 1972

Susan Lee Martin

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1973

Left to right:  Brenda Elaine Williams, Deborah Sue Blackwell and Barbara Lynne Bradley who attend Covington High School.

 

Not pictured is:  Susan Beth Carey who attends Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1974

       

Sue Ellen Bruhl, Janet Sheba Tycer and Denise Valerie Wagner who attend Covington High School.

 

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1975

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1976

Alicia Schech

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1977

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1978

Jan Marie Lucker who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Julie Ann Lacroix and Jonna Claire Owens who attend Covington High School; Cynthia Denise Bush and Sharon Louise Maxwell who attend Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1979

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1980

   

Lauri Rene' Chopp and Louise Schirmer who attend Mandeville High School.

McKee who attends Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1981

Diana Marie Maravich who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Dana Lee Dent who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Marie Celeste Aceves and Sherry Ann Cottrell who attend Covington High School; Diane Marie Ryall who attends Mandeville High School

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1982

   

Robin Rene Jourdan and Denise Marguerite Massoth who attend Covington High School.

 

Rebecca Marie Fry who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Kristine Marie Wilkinson who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Katherine Joy Fleece who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1983

Lisl Marie Blitch who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Claire Margaret Hutcheson and Shawn Caulette Magee who attend Covington High School; Mary Elizabeth Ernst and Pamela Ann Schirmer who attend Mandeville High School.

 

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1984

   

Teri Sue Bankston and Pamela Anne McKee who attend Covington High School.

 

Ginger L. Carron and Nichole Margheruite LaBostrie who attend Mandeville High School.

 

Olivia Kerr Gagnon who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1985

Katherine Adaire Oubre who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Sarah Christine Thyre who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Leslie Elizabeth Leonard and Susan Patrick who attend Covington High School; Sonja Marie Dumas who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1986

Left to right:  Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Anna May Delle; Melissa Ann Brumfield and Suzanne Marie Ferrer who attend Mandeville High School; Maria McGarey Barkerding who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Elizabeth Louise Gay and Andrea Denise McGary who attend Covington High School; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1987

Alison Goodbee Seeger who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Angela Marie Brown and Jennifer Lynn Dendinger who attend Covington High School; Jane Tway Autrey and Doretha Michelle Calvin who attend Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1988

Left to right:  Thais L. Richardson who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Stephanie Lyn Hunter and Carol Ann Vorholt who attend Mandeville High School; Giselle Massoth and Courtney Johnson who attend Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1989

    

Mary Ann Tanner and Shayne Ruth Thompson (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attend Covington High School.

 

    

Meg E. Casper and Denise S. Danielson who attend Mandeville High School.

 

    

Cynthia Ann Casama and Marcie Elizabeth Paduda who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1990

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 1 - 8, 1990)

Seated left to right:  Jennifer Noel Marion who attends Covington High School; Kimberly Danielle Morris and Mitou Aimee LeMaire who attend St. Scholastica Academy.  Standing left to right: Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Anna May Delle, Monica Lee Miller and Jill K. Kuswa who attend Mandeville High School; Cindy Lynn Woods and Shannon Marie Mulkey who attend Covington High School and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1991

(Wednesday - Wednesday, July 31 - August 7, 1991)

Left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix; Jennifer Riffel who attends Mandeville High School; Carol Ann Clarke who attends Northlake Christian School; Amy Baumgartner and Amy Duckett who attend Mandeville High School; Misty Jenkins who attends Covington High School; and Louisiana Girls State Commissioner of Elections Melissa Roth who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

Robin Finnan who attends Covington High School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE COMMISSIONER OF ELECTIONS 1991

Melissa Roth

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1992

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 5 - 12, 1992)

Seated left to right:  Stefanie Howell who attends Covington High School; Evelyn Nalty and Natalie Essaied who attend Mandeville High School; Paula Sereebutra who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16's Auxiliary President Dorathea Forbes, Jennifer Simmons, Rebecca Larsen, and Keri Melissa Fetter who attend Covington High School; and Unit 16's Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

Kristen Cole who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1993

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 4 - 11, 1993)

Seated left to right Jayme Cantrelle Naquin and Jaime Kolette Malley who attend Covington High School; Sara Elizabeth Baumgartner, Michelle R. Corkern and Ashley R. Kreis who attend Mandeville High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix and Unit 16's Auxiliary President Kaye Knowles.

 

Cotrenia Sharmann Davenport who attends Covington High School.

 

Amy Catherine Smith who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1994

(Wednesday - Wednesday, August 3 - 10, 1994)

Left to right:  Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Marilyn Gorgas; Jennifer Marie Fabre and Stephanie Dianne Perry who attend Covington High School; Sarah Rebecca Norman, Leigh Anne Dempsey and Laura Cristin Corso who attend Mandeville High School; Lauren Ruth Skinner who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Amy Carroll Connaughton and Kathryn Elizabeth Heiman who attend Mandeville High School; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1995

(Friday - Friday, August 4 - 11, 1995)

Seated left to right Ashley E. Adams and Sarah Ann Dallas Marshall who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Melissa Brett Moore and Michelle Anne DeSilva who attend Covington High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix; Amy Marie Mediamolle who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Sarah L. Remont and Jodie Kathleen Bannerman who attend Mandeville High School; and Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Marilyn Gorgas.

 

Margaret Mackenzie Sanders who attends Mandeville High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1996

(Friday - Friday, August 2 - 9, 1996)

Left to right:  Mary Elise Voitier and Kathryn Michele Mizell who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Lindsey Elizabeth Thompson (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Amanda Kay Fetter who attend Covington High School; Jennifer D. Mitchell who attends Northlake Christian School; Lisa Ann Parker and Nancy Lee Hurley who attend Mandeville High School; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

Eva Anees Mogabgab who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1997

(Friday - Friday, August 1 - 8, 1997)

Left to right:  Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Anna May Delle; Julie Mediamolle, Jennifer Swann Roth, and Kathleen Anne McDonald who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Megan Daye Ayers who attends Mandeville High School; Brittany Michelle Levy who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Leigh-Ann Renee LeBlanc and Rebecca H. Carson who attend Mandeville High School; Colleen Marie Thompson, Amanda Marie Ralston, and Kathryn Nicole Joslyn who attend Fontainebleau High School; Emily Elizabeth Latham (Samsung Scholarship recipient) who attends Covington High School; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

Katherine Claire-May Jenkins (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1998

Seated left to right Monica T. Bell, Sarah D. Perry and Elizabeth Aimee Hanson who attend Covington High School; Melodie Mondor who attends Northlake Christian School.

Standing left to right:  Courtney K. Liddell who attends Mandeville High School; Alaina Marie Lagarde and Michal Ellen Yarborough who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Nan Eugenie Hebert who attends Mandeville High School; Candice O'Meallie who attends Fontainebleau High School; and Lauren Eppling who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 1999

(Monday - Monday, August 2 - 9, 1999)

Seated left to right Mary Katherine Zimek who attends Mandeville High School; Jara Naquin who attends Covington High School; Deborah Centola and Rebecca Delahoussaye who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Carol Johansen; Kristin Berlin who attends Covington High School; Alexandria Clegg who attends Mandeville High School; Robin Broussard who attends Fontainebleau High School; Jessica Hughes (Samsung Scholarship recipient), Michelle Braud, and Louisiana Girls State Commissioner of Agriculture Mikaela Levy who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Sixth District Girls State Procurement Chairman Maggie Watts; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE 1999

Mikaela Levy

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2000

Seated left to right Dawn White who attends Mandeville High School; Robin Penzato, Trisha Leo and Lindsey Giffin who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix;  Lou Ann Jenkins (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School; Jacquelyn Cole who attends Mandeville High School; Ruth Bernard who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Lauren Lagarde and Bailey Dirmann who attend Covington High School; Sixth District Girls State Procurement Chairman Maggie Watts; and Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Carol Johansen.

Not pictured are:  Jourdan Steinburg who attends Fontainebleau High School; and Ashley Truhe who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Kristen Charbonnet who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2001

(Monday - Monday, July 30 - August 6, 2001)

Seated left to right Elizabeth Blake and Laura Cancienne who attend Fontainebleau High School; Virginia Couvillon and Michelle Gieg who attend Mandeville High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Joyce Richardson; Gretchen Nelson (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Rachel Vliet who attend Covington High School; Kristin Mares, Jenny Amaraneni, Katie Mingo, Mary Madaelil and Mary Taylor who attend St. Scholastica Academy; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix.

 

Elizabeth Powell who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2002

(Friday - Friday, August 2 - 9, 2002)

Left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Pat Lacroix; Katie Noel Mizell who attends Covington High School; Kristi Lynn Buckbarg and Melissa Marlene Mauldin who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Lisa M. Hoffman and Amy E. Bone who attend Mandeville High School; Kathryn Joan Daughdrill who attend Fontainebleau High School; Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Millie Fitzmorris; and Unit 16's Honorary Junior Auxiliary President Jane Duracher.

 

Elyse Francoise Dufour who attends Covington High School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2003

Seated left to right Rebecca R. Riisness who attends Mandeville High School; Louisiana Girls State Governor Katie R. Sciortino (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Angelle E. Delacroix who attend St. Scholastica Academy; Ashley M. Bienvenu who attends Mandeville High School.

Standing left to right:  Sixth District Girls State Procurement Chairman Maggie Watts; Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher; A. R. Choppin Outstanding Citizen recipient Corinn O. O'Brien who attends St. Scholastica Academy; Katie N. Lewis and Miracle L. Turner who attend Covington High School; and Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Shirley Henderson.

 

Lindsey B. Bertaut who attends Covington High School.

 

   

Laura M. Hoelle and Kristin Pevoto who attend Fontainebleau High School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE GOVERNOR 2003

    Katie R. Sciortino

 

A. R. CHOPPIN OUTSTANDING CITIZEN AWARD 2003

Corinn O. O'Brien

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2004

(Friday - Friday, July 30 - August 6, 2004)

Seated left to right Kenya N. Barney and Anne E. Drown who attend Covington High School; Sarah M. Delahoussaye, Brittany A. Huguet and Monica A. Waddell who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher; Unit 16's Honorary Junior Auxiliary President/Miss Poppy Misty Bartley; Allison A. Wilder who attends Mandeville High School; Kelly A. Derveloy and Sarah E. Satterlee who attend Fontainebleau High School; Unit 16's Little Miss Poppy Krystal Ingalls; and Unit 16’s Auxiliary President Mary Beth Buras.

Not pictured is:  Jane Owens-French who attends Salmen High School.

 

Jenna L. Cherry who attends Covington High School.

 

Aynsley G. Zollinger who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Mary Grace M. Verges who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2005

(Friday - Friday, July 29 - August 5, 2005)

Seated left to right Jamie Guttierrez (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Fontainebleau High School; Kathryn Liddell, Molly Marino (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Rebecca Naden who attend Mandeville High School.

Standing left to right:  NaTasha Cutrer (Junior Auxiliary Member), Karlin Fitzmorris, and Elizabeth Lagarde who attend Covington High School; Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher; Lindsay McCrory who attends Covington High School; Louisiana Girls State Secretary of State Katie Read and Kristen Scianna who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

Not pictured is Blair Turkin who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

Allyson Pellissier who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE SECRETARY OF STATE 2005

Katie Read

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2006

(Friday - Friday, June 2 - 9, 2006)

Front row, left to right:  Louisiana Girls State Governor Melissa Marie Landry (Junior Auxiliary Member) (attended Girls Nation representing Louisiana) who attends St. Scholastica Academy and Louisiana Girls State Attorney General Camille Kathleen Mula who attends Northlake Christian School.

Second row, left to right:  Ellen Claire DuBose (Junior Auxiliary Member), Jane Yvonne-Marie Duracher (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Kacie Michelle Barnes who attend Covington High School; Dana Charlene Steib who attends Mandeville High School; Sarah Kraft Sihvonen (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts; and Sarah Caroline Posseno who attends Northlake Christian School.

Back row, left to right:  Unit 16's Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher, Brittany Elizabeth Dehart, Krista Lynne Loup, Adedoyin Tiwatope Ogunniyi, Marie Louise Pashkevich and A. R. Choppin Outstanding Citizen recipient Brittany L. Tourelle who attend Fontainebleau High School; Ashley Mercia Dutel, Lynne Marie Fritscher, Kristin Elizabeth Petry and Afton Elizabeth Zaunbrecher who attend St. Scholastica Academy; and Unit 16's President Martha Dutsch.

 

   

Amanda Leigh Hanson and Emily Katherine Mizell who attend Covington High School.

 

Elizabeth Blair Hackney who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

   

Rebecca Lee Bubrig and Courtney E. Nicosia who attend Mandeville High School.

 

Jessica Leigh Jacob who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

Aubrey Dawn Rector who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE GOVERNOR 2006

Melissa Marie Landry

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL 2006

Camille Kathleen Mula

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE OFFICERS 2006

Seated Governor Melissa Landry from Covington Unit 16, 6th District.  Standing left to right:  Commission of Insurance Tiffany Dumas from Harvey, 1st District; State Treasurer Claire Naus from Shreveport, 4th District; Secretary of State Megan Guedry from Baton Rouge, 6th District; Attorney General Camille Mula from Mandeville Unit 16, 6th District; Commissioner of Agriculture Whitni Berry from Oak Grove, 5th District; Lt. Governor Amy Heard from Baton Rouge, 6th District.

 

A. R. CHOPPIN OUTSTANDING CITIZEN AWARD 2006

Brittany L. Tourelle

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2007

(Sunday - Saturday, July 1 - 7, 2007)

Seated left to right:  Kylee Barnes (Junior Auxiliary Member), Megan Cloutet, Claire Coudrain, Lark Draper, Kelly Grimes, Amy Norval, Alyssa Vicari and Emma Villere (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attend Covington High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16’s Little Miss Poppy Treaser McArthur; Unit’s 16 Auxiliary President Evie McNeese; Lauren Dehart, Jordan Luke and Stephanie Peters who attend Fontainebleau High School; Paige Duracher (Junior Auxiliary Member) and Ashley Miller who attend Mandeville High School; Molly Cox and Lauren Fereday who attend St. Scholastica Academy; and Unit 16’s Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher.

 

       

Megan Bartley (Junior Auxiliary Member), Caitlin Naquin and Lauren Vincent who attend Covington High School.

 

Janet Kearney who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

Elizabeth Cossich who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2008

(Sunday - Saturday, June 29 - July 5, 2008)

1st row left to right:  Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Hannah Boss and Department of La. Little Miss Poppy Treaser McArthur.

2nd row left to right:  Sierra Crump, Lauren Jenkins, Louisiana Girls State Governor Jennifer Watkins who attend Covington High School, La. Girls State Director/NEC Maggie Watts and Lauren Pennington who attends Covington High School.

3rd row left to right:  Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher; Unit 16 Auxiliary President Diane Judice; Kaley Blanton and Christine Carey who attend Fontainebleau High School; Kirstin Kellar who attends Mandeville High School; Leah Couvillon who attends Mandeville Academy; Katherine Miller who attends Northlake Christian School; National Miss Poppy/6th District Honorary Junior Auxiliary President Brittany Watts; and Unit 16 Girls State Co-Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

   

 Katie Fitzmorris and Kimberly Rollins who attend Covington High School.

 

Paula Henry who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE GOVERNOR 2008

Jennifer M. Watkins

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2009

(Saturday - Friday, June 27 - July 3, 2009)

1st row left to right:  Hannah Elizabeth Baldo who attends Covington High School, Louisiana Girls State Treasurer Ashley Lauren Chandler who attends Mandeville High School, Marlee Michelle Clayton and Melissa Ann Cloutet who attend Covington High School, Caitlin Elyse Glover who attends Franklinton High School, Louisiana Girls State Chief Justice of Supreme Court Christina Anne-Marie Grishman who attends St. Scholastica Academy and Jessica Ann Guttierrez (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Fontainebleau High School.

2nd row left to right:  Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher, Clare Edith Haeuser, Brooke Eleana Hingle and Silivia Tashara Lewis who attends Covington High School, Kelli Marie Otillio who attends Fontainebleau High School, Jessica Celeste Salley (attended Girls Nation representing Louisiana) who attends Covington High School, Kathryn Elizabeth Seal who attends Mandeville High School and Unit 16 Auxiliary President Elizabeth Rice.

 

Maggie McGee Aultman who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE TREASURER 2009

Ashley Lauren Chandler

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE CHIEF JUSTICE OF SUPREME COURT 2009

Christina Anne-Marie Grishman

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2010

(Sunday - Saturday, June 27 - July 3, 2010)

1st row left to right:  Melissa Marie D'Amico (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School, Sophia Helene Giberga who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Annette Elizabeth Hebert who attends Mandeville High School, Meaghan Alyson Jeansonne who attends Archbishop Hannan High School and Amy Lauren Jones who attends Northlake Christian School.

2nd row left to right:  Unit 16 President Betty McArthur, Morgan Elizabeth Laurent who attends Fontainebleau High School, Shelby Lynn Leeper who attends Covington High School, Amanda Marie Mooney (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Fontainebleau High School, Remi Lynne Myers who attends Covington High School, Ashleigh Elizabeth Pichon who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Ashley Marie Vicari who attends Covington High School and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

 Jaynie Lauren Rollins who attends Covington High School.

 

Beatrice Amanda Waesch who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Rachel Alexandra Despeaux who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2011

(Sunday - Saturday, June 26 - July 2, 2011)

1st row left to right:  Louisiana Girls State Chief Justice of Supreme Court Chandler Brielle DeJean who attends Covington High School, Shelby Rae Guinot who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Krystal Lea Ingalls (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Central High School, Jessie Kate Jourdan who attends Covington High School, Meghan Lauren Kerry home schooled, Kaitlyn Alexandra King who attends Fontainebleau High School, Claire Elise Krause who attends Northlake Christian School, Katherine Jean Magee who attends St. Scholastica Academy and Shannon Alyssa McCrory who attends Covington High School.

2nd row left to right:  Honorary Unit 16 Junior Auxiliary President Treaser McArthur, Unit 16 Auxiliary President Betty McArthur, Alexis Ariel O'Connell who attends Fontainebleau High School, A. R. Choppin Outstanding Citizen recipient Mary Margaret Scardulla and Elizabeth Anne Scott who attend St. Scholastica Academy, Sara Anne Stinson who attends Lakeshore High School, Rose Marie Tusa who attends Mandeville High School, Alivia Joan Vicari who attends Covington High School, Lauren Nicole Voelker who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Callie Michelle Waskom who attends Covington High School and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

      

Shelby Darlene Pogue (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE CHIEF JUSTICE OF SUPREME COURT 2011

Chandler Brielle DeJean

 

A. R. CHOPPIN OUTSTANDING CITIZEN AWARD 2011

Mary Margaret Scardulla

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2012

(Sunday - Saturday, June 24 - 30, 2012)

1st row left to right:  Lira An'il Casborne' who attends Lakeshore High School, Faith Conlin who attends Covington High School, Rebekah Eileen Day who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Elizabeth Holland Hutchinson who attends Fontainebleau High School, Ashley Rose Johansen (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School and Lauren McKenzie Kyle who attends Northlake Christian School.

2nd row left to right:  Kara Caitlyn Plasko who attends Fontainebleau High School, Aspen Renee Ruff who attends Fontainebleau High School, Alexis Allain St. Paul who attends Mandeville High School, Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Alexia Peterson, Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher and Unit 16 Auxiliary President May Hartley.

 

Kelley England McClenahan who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

Elizabeth Carol Niedermair who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Rachel Julia Strain who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

   

Madison Marguerite Robert and Elizabeth Anne-Banks Woodard who attend St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2013

(Sunday - Saturday, June 23 - 29, 2013)

Seated left to right:  Emily Ann Bouffine who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Brooke Madison Cawthon who attends Fontainebleau High School, Alexandra Rae Cloutet (attended Girls Nation representing Louisiana) who attends Mandeville High School, Ellen Ruth Fontenot who attends Northlake Christian School and Sarah Marie Lucia who attends Covington High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Marie Duracher, Unit 16 Auxiliary President May Hartley, Morgan Gail Manfre who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Claire Monique Putnam who attends Lakeshore High School, Unit 16 Miss Poppy Emma Busby, Donna Lynn Montgomery (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School, Sarah Jane Robinson who attends Christ Episcopal School, Virginia Parker Stewart who attends St. Scholastica Academy and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

Morgan Marie Long who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2014

(Sunday - Saturday, June 22 - 28, 2014)

Seated left to right:  Amelia Grace Barker who attends Covington High School, Shaynna Amara Braswell and Rachel Michele Campbell (elected Lieutenant Governor) who attend Fontainebleau High School, Baileigh Parmer Evans and Natalie Renee Faciane who attend Lakeshore High School, Isabel Marguerite Kazan who attends Northlake Christian School, and Amanda Leigh Kohls and Kasey Evelyn Lange (elected Governor) who attend Lakeshore High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16 President May Hartley, Juliana Raye McCarthy who attends Fontainebleau High School, Madison Victoria McEntee who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Reagan Katherine Robert who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Katelynn Maritza Sprague who attends Covington High School, Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Aaliyah Abdullah, Molly Moran Stalter who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Cecily Carol Stewart who attends Mandeville High School, Asha Elaine Thomas who attends Christ Episcopal School, Ada Francesca Tusa who attends Mandeville High School, and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE GOVERNOR 2014

Kasey Evelyn Lange

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR 2014

Rachel Michele Campbell

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2015

(Sunday - Saturday, June 21 - 27, 2015)

Seated left to right:  Bethany Suzanne Acosta who attends Northlake Christian School, Baylee Ann Bourque who attends Lakeshore High School, Caroline Louise Brantley who attends Mandeville High School, Kendra Jo Watterson who attends Fontainebleau High School (elected State Commissioner of Agriculture), Tatiana Gonzalez-Quiroga who attends Mandeville High School (attended Girls Nation representing Louisiana), Caitlyn Nicole Cousins (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Fontainebleau High School, Grace Elizabeth Galeziewski who attends St. Scholastica Academy and Keighley Lora Kelley who attends Archbishop Hannan High School.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16 Auxiliary President May Hartley, Juliana Elise Laurent who attends Fontainebleau High School, Allyson Elizabeth Seals who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Amanda Elizabeth Vicari (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School, Alexandra Constance Vining who attends Christ Episcopal School, Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden, Bailee Kristine Warren and Merideth Chanler Wethern who attend Lakeshore High School, Esabel Marie Williams who attends Archbishop Hannan High School and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Janie Duracher.

 

Loren Elizabeth Meyers who attends Northlake Christian School.

 

LOUISIANA GIRLS STATE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE 2015

Kendra Jo Watterson

 

 

GIRLS STATE CITIZENS 2016

(Sunday - Saturday, June 26 - July 2, 2016)

Seated left to right:  Sydney Roark Bagby who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Jasmine Miguel Bivins (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Covington High School, Karley Nicole Bordelon who attends Lakeshore High School, Hadlee Kathleen Calvert who attends Christ Episcopal School, Mary Aimeng Carter who attends St. Scholastica Academy, Charity Conlin who attends Covington High School, Martha Ann Croxton who attends Christ Episcopal School and Lindsey Nicole Jenkins who attends Covington High School

Middle center:  Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Hailey Ogden.

Standing left to right:  Unit 16 President May Hartley, Anna Susan Jones who attends Northlake Christian School, Jane Elizabeth Kent who attends Lakeshore High School, Alexis Grace Keppel who attends Archbishop Hannan High School, Youngone Kim who attends Fontainebleau High School, Carli Rose Loudon who attends Covington High School, Annie Hope Noel (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts, Caroline Janean Olsen and Lauren Marie Pattarozzi who attend Lakeshore High School, Sofia Isabel Rivera and Elyse Layne Roberts who attend Covington High School, Regan Elizabeth Sellers who attends Fontainebleau High School, Savannah Rose Weisensee, who attends Mandeville High School, Sixth District Girls State Procurement Chairman Monique Batiste and Unit 16 Girls State Chairman Jane Duracher.

 

Christine Nicole Cousins (Junior Auxiliary Member) who attends Fontainebleau High School.

 

     

Madison Taylor Neill, Meghan Elizabeth Paulsen and Galyn Noelle Wright who attend Lakeshore High School.

 

Hannah Marie Puissegur who attends Mandeville High School.

 

Molly Rani Brown who attends St. Scholastica Academy.

 

 

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