Denise Rau Elected To Chennault Airport Board

Tuesday, August 29, 2016

Lake Charles, LA.— Denise Emerson Rau was elected to its board of commissioners of Chennault International Airport Authority on Aug. 17. Rau is a Certified Financial Planner with Rau Financial Group. She has worked in the banking and financial planning industries since 1984.

Rau is an alumna of Tulane University in New Orleans, and she received a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas. She serves on the boards of the Chamber Southwest Louisiana and Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, and is actively involved with several other community organizations and causes.

She joins commissioners Charles Dalgleish (president), Jonald J. Walker (vice president), Andy Hankins (secretary-treasurer), James G. Gobert, Bill Hankins and Kenneth W. Nabours on the seven-member airport authority board.

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