For more than 20 years, Beverly Brooks Thompson has worked alongside leaders in business, politics, and education to improve the lives of Louisiana residents. An Emerge graduate running for the legislature to ensure women are represented who plans to fight for equal pay and a livable wage, she’s heading to a critical runoff in for the state Senate.
- Directed the Forever LSU Campaign, bringing in $798 million in philanthropy to Louisiana’s flagship university
- Supports expansion of Medicaid statewide and ensuring all Louisianans have access to affordable health care
- Backs education from pre-K to workforce training