When Tania Tetlow, a New Orleans native, took over in May 2018 as the first lay president of Loyola University New Orleans, she knew part of her job description would be serving as the CEO – Chief Emergency Officer.
“I am delighted and filled with hope when I see the many ways in which you give of yourselves so charitably in your faith community throughout our archdiocese,” Archbishop Aymond told the award winners.
Family is not exclusively our blood relatives. Each of us is created individually as a different thread and sewn together through what we experience. Thus, our family can extend beyond our nuclear family.
It seems the best way to break down the artificial barriers in our society is to find common cause with people who may be different from us but who share the same concerns and desire for a better future for our neighborhoods, our state and church!