Nonprofit Members of Northshare

Directory of Northshare members in the building:

Johnathan Hills - 504.232.2548

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
Erica Kelt, Associate Director of Development - 985-276-6808
Brittny Costella, Early Detection Specialist - 985.768.7333
Kim Brett, Director of Patient Access - 225.215.0174

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - St. Tammany
Nick Richard, Executive Director  - 985.626.6538
Stacy Gilmore, Outreach Specialist -  985.626.6538
Cindy Pulling, - 985.626.6538

Northshore Community Foundation
Susan Bonnett Bourgeois, President & CEO  -
Leslie Landry, Senior Vice President -
Jeanne Martin, Communications Director -
Carla Mouton, Donor Services -
Elise Candies, Support Services -

Northshore Court Foundation
Nick Richard, Vice President  - 985.626.6538

Our Lady of Angels Hospital
Rene Regas, President & CEO Northshore Market,
Michele Lyons,

The Conservation Fund
Ray Herndon, Director, Central Gulf & Lower Mississippi Region   985.674.3332

United Way Southeast Louisiana
Michael L. Williamson, President & Chief Executive Officer -
Sonja Ragusa Newman, Manager, Resource Development St. Tammany -
Cammie Proctor, Director, Resource Development, Tangipahoa Parish -

Why Share Space?

Promoting collaborative space and shared services can help build a thriving and sustainable nonprofit sector by increasing their visibility, lowering overhead costs, and supporting the creation of new initiatives. Northshare is designed to enhance efficiencies by offering these shared spaces and services at an affordable cost to local nonprofit organizations.

Sharing a vision for a strong nonprofit community with an emphasis on developing a collaborative community, all nonprofits are welcome regardless of focus area. Supporting organizations will be considered for membership as well.

Northshare aims to improve nonprofits by delivering effective solutions based on innovative concepts, like coworking, that are proven to support and better the community. Statistics derived from Measuring Collaboration: The benefits and impacts of Nonprofit Centers provides these impressive numbers for organizations housed in nonprofit centers:

  • 72% report moderate to significant improvement in both community awareness and credibility

  • 59% report higher visibility to funders

  • 86% experience significant improvements in their overall effectiveness and efficiency

  • 7% of annual operating costs are saved on average

  • 53% report moderate to significant improvements in the size and scope of their programs

  • 38% report moderate to significant improvements in the quality of back office services

Now who can argue with that?