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Women Who Mean Business 2020


United Way of Acadiana's Women United are proud to host the 2020 Women Who Mean Business Awards, presented by Home Bank. While COVID-19 has undeniably changed the way this year’s event is celebrated, United Way of Acadiana is eager to recognize ten accomplished women who have made a difference in their community. The organization is hosting this event for the third year, continuing Acadiana's time honored tradition. Click here to learn more about Women United.

This year’s event will be held virtually via United Way’s Facebook page on Wednesday, December 9 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. The following women will be honored:

2020 Trailblazer Honoree sponsored by Meritus Credit Union:

Phyllis Coleman Mouton
Women of Wisdom (WOW)

2020 Women Who Mean Business Honorees:

Tina Begnaud
Breaux Bridge Tourism and Breaux Bridge Area Chamber of Commerce

Kalli Christ
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Acadiana

Dr. Melanie Fowler

Dr. Holly Howat
Beacon Community Connections

Anita Levy
Levy Cancer Foundation

Dr. Amanda Case Logue, M.D.
Ochsner Lafayette General Health

Linda Peters
Louisiana CLI and Limb Salvage Club Foundation

Leigh Rachal
Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing (ARCH)

Irma Trosclair
Superintendent of Schools, Lafayette Parish School System

Thank you to our sponors:

Presenting Sponsor - Home Bank

Trailblazer Sponsor - Meritus Credit Union

Supporting Sponsor - Candesto, BBR Creative, Acadiana Automotive Group, The Picard Group, Oschner Lafayette General Health, Miriam & Richard Bourgeois, Dr. Lise Anne Slatten

Media Sponsors - KATC & The Advocate


Click here to view a list of sponsorship opportunities. For more information or to express interest, please contact Blair Green at