Chief regional Officer
Luella obtained her MS in Social Development and Health from Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her focus on disaster recovery led to her work with the American Red Cross in New Orleans, Louisiana. The city’s post-Katrina recovery efforts provided Luella with various opportunities including developing student engagement opportunities at Tulane University and creating student achievement initiatives in local charter schools. Prior to joining Up2Us Sports, she worked with Leading Educators, Inc. to strengthen the professional development opportunities available to teachers in her role as the Program Experience Manager. Currently, Luella is a volunteer head coach of a city-wide girls’ lacrosse team and serves as the Regional Director in New Orleans.