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C. Denise Marcelle is Alumni of the Month

State Rep. C. Denise Marcelle is our alumni of the month.

Rep. Marcelle is a proud Capitol High School alum who continues to put her best foot forward by doing anything she can to make a positive impact in our community.

Rep. Marcelle has served the community for over 20 years.  She has served as a City-Council member for 2 terms, as well as, currently serving in the capacity of State Representative for District 61.  She is a mother of 2 and grandmother of 11. She has a proven track record for getting bills passed, fighting for the voiceless, and unifying all political parties for the common good of the constituents.

Below are a list of her accomplishments:

  • 1977 graduate of Capitol Senior High

  • Received a bachelor’s of science in Criminal Justice from Southern University A&M College

  •  Attended LSU to become a licensed Notary Public

  • LA State Legislature Representative – 61

  • Former member of City Council – District 7

  • Paralegal & Community Outreach Director for Attorney Gordon McKernan

  • Ordained Minister

  • Vice-Chair of Visit Baton Rouge Board

  • Vice President of Ladies of Purpose

  • Vice-Chair of Dumas House Board (COA)

  • Chair of EBR Body Camera Committee

  • Serves on LA Transportation Committee

  • Serves on LA Municipal and Parochial

  • Serves on LA Criminal Justice Committee

  • Appointed as member of State Body Camera Committee