Board of Directors

Martin "Marty" Majewski - Board President

 Martin (Marty) Majewski is a Marine Technical Advisor Team Lead Gulf of Mexico & Pipeline Offshore with Shell Shipping and Maritime Americas.
Marty sailed as a vessel Master on a variety of vessels ranging from logistics support to dynamically positioned subsea construction vessels supporting the Oil and Gas and maritime industries. He has held various shore side roles including Designated person Ashore and Capital Projects manager. He served as the Area Manager for GL Noble Denton’s dynamic positioning consultancy group prior to joining Shell in 2012 as a Marine Contract Manager supporting Shell’s Upstream activity in the Gulf of Mexico. He later moved into a newly created role of Operations Manager Material Movement in April 2014 supporting the Upstream operations in the Gulf of Mexico. He joined Shell Shipping and Maritime Americas in his current role in December of 2017.



  Mary Guidry - Vice President 

 Mary has been a resident of Houma, LA since 1982. She is  married to Leroy Guidry and has a daughter, Gracie Davis, and  three step daughters, Alexis, Emma and Lily Guidry. Mary has a  Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Nicholls State University.  She has served on The Haven’s board, worked for the American  Heart Association, and Bayouland YMCA. Mary is not only a  Board member at CASA of Terrebonne but has finished the  training and is now an active advocate.


 
 Bonnie Naquin - Board Treasurer

 Bonnie Boquet Naquin was born and raised in Bourg,  Louisiana.  She has been married to Sherman for 11 years and  has two daughters, Ella and Lydia. Bonnie is a 2003 honor  graduate of South Terrebonne High School.  She attended Nicholls State University where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Accounting in 2007.  During her time at Nicholls State University, Bonnie was an active member of Beta Alpha Psi, the national honor society of accounting.  Bonnie currently works at Louis Mohana Furniture, Inc. where she performs all accounting and human resource duties. Prior to this position, she worked for a CPA firm in Covington, Louisiana where she performed audits for non-profit and governmental entities.  She was also an asset management accountant for a large oilfield company in Houma, Louisiana.

Bonnie became interested in CASA when a college friend asked her to attend the advocate training course. Bonnie completed the course and was sworn in as a CASA advocate in 2011. In her 6 years as an advocate, she completed 4 cases and advocated for 6 children. Bonnie was asked to join the Board in 2017 and she happily accepted the position. Bonnie’s passion and commitment to children, in addition to her 10+ years of accounting experience, make her a great fit for our Organization.


 Shelly Toups - Secretary

 Shelly Toups was born and raised in Terrebonne Parish. She  has been married for 16 years to Jared Toups and they have  two children, Brent and Lindsay. Shelly is a graduate of South  Terrebonne High School and Nicholls State University with a Bachelor's degree in Family and Consumer Science. She owns and operates Artistic Embroidery.

Shelly is also the secretary of the Houma Invitational Oil Tournament. She enjoys playing golf and traveling.

Shelly was the recipient of CASA of Terrebonne's Angel of Year Award in 2017. She currently donates the Volunteer of the Month shirts for CASA.

  

 Carl "Buddy" McNabb

 Carl “Buddy” McNabb was born and raised in Houma, LA. He has been  married for 17 years and has three children, Jennifer, Michael and  Zachary. Buddy is a graduate of Vandebilt Catholic High School and  attended Nicholls State University for two years. He has worked in the  oilfield for the last 33 years.

Buddy is a former board member of TARC, Terrebonne Association for Retarded Citizens. Buddy recently became a board member with CASA of Terrebonne, Inc. after hearing great things about CASA and feeling that you never waste efforts when helping children. He also has a desire to be a part of a great organization and hopes to add one more person who cares enough to try. 


 Kathleen Bordelon Duplantis 

Kathleen Bordelon Duplantis was born and raised in Houma, Louisiana. Kathleen completed her undergraduate work at Louisiana State University, where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta Fraternity and Student Government. She continued her education, receiving her Master of Business Administration from Nicholls State University in 2015. Kathleen works at Blake International Rigs, LLC and is married to Jacques Duplantis. Kathleen’s favorite place to spend her spare time is Grand Isle where she enjoys relaxing on the beach with friends and family. Kathleen became interested in CASA of Terrebonne through her brother, William Bordelon.  “I think so many young people in our area want to get more involved in our community, but they are just not sure how. CASA is a great organization because they offer many fundraising events that attracts people of all ages who can come together to directly help the children in our community.”


   Patricia "Patti" Floyd

Patricia Reeves Floyd is an attorney with The Schwab Law Firm in Houma, LA. She graduated from Auburn University as an undergraduate and then from Loyola University School of Law. She is chair of the Louisiana Supreme Court’s Court Rules Committee, is a delegate in the Louisiana State Bar Association House of Delegates, and a former “at-large” member of the Louisiana State Bar Association Board of Governors. Patti is a fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation and serves as a member of the Bayou Region Community Partnership Panel for the Louisiana Bar Foundation. Patti previously served as an assistant district attorney, felony prosecutor, in both Terrebonne and Jefferson Parishes.

In her earlier years, in Terrebonne Parish, she also handled cases involving the Department of Family Services Cases in her division of court, as well as overseeing the Child Support Enforcement Services. Patti jumped at the opportunity to serve on the CASA Board, knowing first-hand the important role CASA advocates provide to the children needing a voice while in State’s custody. She has served as a CASA Board member since January 2017.


 Merkle "Skipper" Kornegay 

Merkle “Skipper” Kornegay is a resident of Houma, LA since January 1948. He is married to the former Hilda Mayet since January 1966. Mr. Kornegay is the father of Elizabeth Fontenot, Kevin Kornegay (deceased) and Charles Kornegay and the grandfather of Taylor, Caden, Chloe and Troy. Mr. Kornegay is a retired Insurance Agent after a 28 year career in the insurance business. He previously served as President of the Terrebonne Independent Insurance Agent Association and as President of the Louisiana Independent Agents Association (1988). Mr. Kornegay is a former member, President and Kiwanian of the Year of the Houma Kiwanis Club. He is the former President of the Terrier Club at Vandebilt Catholic High School. Mr. Kornegay is also a member since 1969 and Past President (serving in that capacity for a total of 13 years) of the Terre Carnival Club – Krewe of Terreanians, King Terre L, father of Queen Terre XLII, and grandfather of the 2011 Queen Terre LXI. In addition, he is a former member of the Houma-Terrebonne Regional Planning Commission, member since 1973 of the Terrebonne Parish Jury Commission, campaign manager for Judge Timothy Ellender, Judge Randall Bethancourt and Clerk, I. Robert “Bobby” Boudreaux, former member of the Main Branch Advisory Board of the 1st National Bank of Houma and former member of the Board of Directors of the St. Mary Bank. Mr. Kornegay was brought to CASA with an interest in helping children. He started out with CASA in February 2006 as a volunteer, with later becoming a board member and Chair of the Fundraising Committee. Mr. Kornegay hopes to bring to CASA of Terrebonne a dedication to CASA’s mission and assistance in helping CASA financially secure.  

 

 

   

 Charles Brown Sr.

Mr. Charles Brown Sr. has been a resident of Houma, Louisiana for more than fifty years.  Mr. Brown has been married to his beautiful wife, Carolyn, for forty-two years.  They have two children, Atty. Charles Brown Jr. and Jennifer Brown-Journee, a mental health therapist.  Mr. Brown is a graduate of Southdown High School and attended Nicholls State University for two years.  Mr. Brown is also a Vietnam Veteran. Mr. Brown currently serves as board president of the Houma-Terrebonne Lions Club and served on the Medical Board at Chabert Medical Hospital for a number of years. Mr. Brown is an Elder at Beacon Light Baptist Church and is a member of the Blaine C. Clay Lodge #14 of Houma.  Mr. Brown has been a devoted volunteer at Southdown Elementary School for over twenty-five years. It was there that he discovered his passion for helping and mentoring children.  Mr. Brown has also been a foster parent for eleven years where he continues to follow the progress of all five children he and his wife cared for. Mr. Brown was introduced to CASA by an acquaintance who thought he would make an excellent addition to the organization.  Mr. Brown is truly honored to serve as a CASA board member. Mr. Brown believes the motto "success is not measured by the number of your accomplishments but by the lives you touch along the way."


Doug Gregory

Doug Gregory is from Lafayette and has been a resident of Houma since 1992. He is President of Morrison Terrebonne Lumber Center and is a Regional Vice President for Central Network Retail Group. He graduated from the University of Louisiana Lafayette in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and has served his community and region holding various positions in several organizations including Vandebilt Catholic High School, St Francis Elementary, the Houma Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, the Southeastern Louisiana Homebuilders Association, the Mid South Building Material Dealers Association, the Louisiana Building Material Dealers Association, the Lumbermens Association of Texas, and, the Louisiana Association of Building and Industry. He is married to Elise Ellender Gregory and has three children, two step children and two grandsons. “CASA is a great organization and does great things for so many people. I am very excited about serving on its Board of Directors.”

Christopher Chiasson

Angelle Caro Thibodeaux