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Glenn Koepp, Secretary of the Senate
Office of the Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
koeppg@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-5997
(225) 342-1140 FAX

Glenn Koepp was elected Secretary of the Senate in 2004.  He served as the Assistant Secretary of the Senate and the Director of the Legislative Bureau since 1980. He is also in charge of all Senate Redistricting activities. Prior to this he was a student worker for the House of Representatives and later an attorney for the House Retirement Committee. Glenn is located in the Senate Basement of the State Capitol and can be reached by at (225) 342-5997.
Yolanda Dixon, First Assistant Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
dixony@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-6184

Yolanda Dixon was appointed First Assistant Secretary of the Senate on March 22, 2004.  She is Director of the Legislative Bureau and handles the mechanics of the Boards and Commissions confirmation process for the Senate.  Yolanda previously served in the Senate as Senate Counsel, Director and Deputy Director of the Judiciary and Government Division for Senate Legislative Services and as a staff attorney in the Louisiana Attorney General's Office.  Yolanda is located in the Senate Basement of the State Capitol and can be reached at (225) 342-6184
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Subject Areas: 
Boards and Commissions, Confirmation, Ethics, Legislative Bureau, Rules, Public Records Request

Cooper Roberts, Second Assistant Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
robertsc@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-2378

Cooper Roberts was appointed Second Assistant Secretary of the Senate in 2004.  He has been employed full time with the Senate since 1992. Prior to this he taught school and was employed by the Senate as endorsement clerk for the Legislative Sessions from 1974 until 1992. Cooper is located on the 17th floor of the State Capitol and can be reached at (225) 342-2378.

Subject Areas:
Endorsement Clerk, Louisiana Senate Booklet

Suzanne Guidry Morain, Second Assistant Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
morains@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-2374

Suzanne Guidry Morain has been employed full-time with the Senate since 1989. She worked part time in the Office of the President of the Senate from 1982 to 1989.  She is in charge of session pages and aides, is responsible for veto and IEB ballots, drafts redistricting legislation, and provides drafts redistricting legislation, and provides other redistricting services. Suzanne is located in the Senate Basement of the State Capitol and can be reached at (225) 342-2374.

Subject Areas:
IEB Ballots, Redistricting, Veto Session Ballots, Session Staff, Bill Room, Rules

Lil Luddy, Administrative Assistant to the Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
luddyl@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-5997

Lil Luddy has been employed with the Senate since 1989. Prior to this she was employed in the Office of the Governor. Lil is located in the Senate Basement of the State Capitol and can be reached at (225) 342-5997.
Marie Lively, Administrative Assistant to First Assistant Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
livelym@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-2189

Marie Lively has been employed full time with the Senate since 1996. Prior to this she taught school and was employed by the Senate for the Legislative Sessions. Marie is located on the 2nd floor of the State Capitol and can be reached at (225) 342-2189.

Subject Areas:
Boards and Commissions, Legislative Bureau

 

Merrill LaPlante, Administrative Secretary to the First Assistant Secretary
Louisiana State Senate
State Capitol Building
P.O. Box 94183
Baton Rouge, LA 70804
laplantem@legis.la.gov
(225) 342-8898

Merrill LaPlante has been employed with the Senate since 1984, having worked previously in the Office of the Governor, the Department of Natural Resources and various law offices in Baton Rouge. Ms. LaPlante has worked in the Senate Fiscal Division, the Office of the Senate President, and for Senate Legislative Services.  She began working in the Senate Secretary's office and began working as administrative secretary to the First Assistant Secretary in 2005.
 

 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana.