La Capitale Chapter

Baton rouge, la

American Business Women’s Association

Our mission is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally, through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.


September Luncheon

September 11, 2019

Juban's @3739 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

October Luncheon

October 9, 2019

Juban's @3739 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

November Luncheon

November 13, 2019

Juban's @3739 Perkin's Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Connect, learn and grow in the
American Business Women’s Association

Whether you are starting a new business, jump-starting a career, or searching for a job, the American Business Women’s Association is the place to be.  Your membership in ABWA offers you a portfolio of benefits to fuel your personal and professional growth.

Enhance your business acumen in the Apex Campus, our exclusive online learning portal.  Grow your professional network by attending ABWA’s National Women’s Leadership Conference. Stay current on business concepts and topics with your complimentary subscriptions to ABWA’s Women in Business® Magazine and Achieve Newsletters.  And, save thousands of dollars on discounted business products and services!

Make an investment in you – join the leading association for working women and women business owners, the American Business Women’s Association.

La Capitale Chapter

Executive Board

Tammy Duncan


Teresa Taylor 

Past President

Phyllis Meyer

Vice President 

Teresa Alvarez


Yvonne Dupont 


Kelly Phillips


Jackie Whitley


Margaret Civella


Mary Flash


Carol Newman


Deana Dautel




Chelsey Gonzales

Development Co-Chair


Empowering Women through Educational Scholarships

Today’s scholarship recipients are tomorrow’s leaders.  ABWA members have provided opportunities for women to achieve their personal and professional best by championing educational opportunities through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund (SBMEF). Since 1953, SBMEF has awarded almost 18 million dollars in scholarships to more than 17,000 women. To learn more about available scholarships, go to

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