Executive Director, US Green Building Council Louisiana
Shannon Stage joined the USGBC Louisiana team as Executive Director in 2011. A former school teacher, museum educator, and community volunteer, she has nearly 30 years of education and nonprofit experience. She served as the first education curator of Louisiana's Old State Capital Museum and has served as organizing leader of several civic events including Baton Rouge’s 200th Bonne Fete Celebration, coordinating the education and volunteer efforts. She has served on numerous nonprofit boards in Florida, Washington, and Louisiana. She is a past President of the Baton Rouge Woman’s Club Board of Directors, continues to serve as a Board Advisor and is a founder of the Woman’s Club Foundation. The Woman’s Club preserves and maintains an historic building in downtown Baton Rouge and promotes civic responsibility through education and service to other nonprofits in the area.