Four appointed to State Board of Regents

Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed four citizens to several Louisiana boards and commissions.

Judy A. Brown of Homer has been appointed to the Board of Regents. Brown is the senior vice president and banking center manager at Origin Bank and will represent the 4th Congressional District.

Stephanie A. Finley of Lafayette has been appointed to the Board of Regents. Finley is the former United States Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana and a retired lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force. Finley will represent the 3rd Congressional District.

Phillip R. May Jr. of New Orleans has been reappointed to the Board of Regents. May is the president and chief executive officer of Entergy Louisiana and will represent the 1st Congressional District.

Collis B. Temple III of Baton Rouge (photographed) has been reappointed to the Board of Regents. Temple is a national sales director and agency owner at Primerica and will represent the 6th Congressional District.

The Board of Regents serves as the state’s leading force for talent development through quality, affordable postsecondary education for all. Through statewide academic planning and review, budgeting and performance funding, research, and accountability, the Board of Regents coordinates the efforts of the state’s 33 degree granting public institutions in addition to Louisiana State University & Southern University Agricultural Centers and Pennington Biomedical Research Center.