Commission Members

The Regional Planning Commission is a board composed of local elected officials and citizen members from the parishes of Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. John the Baptist, St. Tammany, and Tangipahoa Parishes, as well as the Louisiana Secretary of Transportation.

This group meets on a monthly basis to discuss issues that affect the multi-parish metropolitan area and cooperate on transportation, economic development, and environmental planning for the region.


LaToya Cantrell


Mayor, City of New Orleans

Kirk Lepine

1st Vice Chairman

President, Plaquemines Parish

Mike Cooper

2nd Vice Chairman

President, St. Tammany Parish

Matt Jewell

3rd Vice Chairman

President, St. Charles Parish

Jaclyn Hotard

4th Vice Chairman

President, St. John The Baptist Parish

Cynthia Lee Sheng

5th Vice Chairwoman

President, Jefferson Parish

Robby Miller


President, Tangipahoa Parish

Guy McInnis


President, St. Bernard Parish

Commission Members

Jefferson Parish

Joe Peoples

Mayor, City of Westwego

John F. Stumpf, Jr.

Citizen Member

Lee Giorgio

Citizen Member

Ricky J. Templet

Councilman at-Large

Orleans Parish Representatives

Helena Moreno

Councilmember at-Large

Jason Williams

Councilmember at-Large

Ronald Carrere, Jr.

Citizen Member

Sophie Harris Vorhoff

Citizen Member

Plaquemines Parish Representatives

Benny Rousselle

Parish Councilmember

Carlton M. LaFrance

Parish Council Chair

Keith Espadron

Citizen Member

Rob Hopkins

Citizen Member

St. Bernard Parish Representatives

Kerri Callais

Parish Councilmember

Richard Lewis

Parish Councilmember

Roxanne Adams

Citizen Member

Susan Klees

Citizen Member

St. Charles Parish Representatives

Debbie Dufresne Vial

Citizen Member

Dick Gibbs

Council Member

Julia FIsher-Perrier

Parish Councilmember

St. John the Baptist Parish Representatives

Jonathan Perret

Citizen Member

Michael Wright


Raj Pannu

Citizen Member

St. Tammany Parish Representatives

Chris Masingill

Citizen Member

Christopher Abadie

Citizen Member

Mike Lorino

Parish Councilmember

Steve Stefancik

Parish Councilmember

Tangipahoa Parish Representatives

Carlo Bruno

Council Chairman

Michael Showers

Citizen Member

Pete Panepinto

Mayor, City of Hammond

Louisiana Department of Transportation Representative

Shawn Wilson