06 October 2010

former mayor of orleans c. ray nagin to speak at alexandria, la. 09 october 2010

gannett/the town talk

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin will be the guest speaker at the first annual Fundraiser Banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at Mount Triumph Baptist Church in Alexandria.

The event will be in the Family Life Center at Mount Triumph, 2200 Third St.

Tickets are $50. For information, call (318) 445-2790.

The Rev. Robert R. Perry Sr. is the host pastor.

Nagin, 54, was mayor of New Orleans from May 2002 to May 2010 and gained national attention in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

He is now president/CEO of CRN Initiatives that specializes in political and disaster recovery consulting as well as green energy technologies and public speaking. ~ source