The Board of Directors for Morris Jeff Community School meet monthly except in July and December. Meetings are held in the school library at the 211 S. Lopez campus at 5:30 pm.

Please check the calendar for upcoming board meetings. Board meetings are open to the public.

To contact the board or any individual board member, please send email to

Board of Directors

William H. Payne, IV | Acting President
Associate, Jackson Lewis, PC

Lisa Amoss | Acting Vice President

Brandy Smith, CPA, CGAP | Treasurer
Associate Director, Postlethwaite & Netterville

Rita Bautista | Director
Director of Government Relations, Home Builders Assoc. of Greater New Orleans

Reverend Irvin Bell | Director
Executive Director, Abundance of Desire

Maria A Newman Carrere | Director
Business Development Sales Manager, Liberty Bank & Trust

Jolene Jeff | Honorary Director
Center Manager, New Orleans Recreation Department

Dr. Leslie Lawrence | Director
Adult Psychiatrist, Integrated Behavioral Health, LLC

Tiffany S. Lucas | Director
Vice President, Business Banking, Capital One Bank

Richard Perque | Director
Attorney, Private Practice

M. Shannon Williamson | Director
Director, Early Resource Center, University of New Orleans

Board Calendar | Board Agendas | Board Minutes | Committee Meetings


Patricia M. Perkins

Custodian of Public Records
Office: (504) 373-6258