Board Members

Information of the Board Members and contact info

Chuck Stripling

LAPCS President Chuck Stripling is the Campus Operations Manager at Ayers Career College in Shreveport, LA. Chuck has worked in the career education field since 2003. Chuck holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Louisiana State University in Shreveport.
Ayers Career College,
8820 Jewella Ave, Shreveport, LA  71108.
Email: cstripling@ayers.edu Phone: (318) 841-1228
 

Michael Champagne

LAPCS Vice-President Michael is a board member from ITI Technical College where he serves as the Administrative Director of Compliance. He has worked in the private college sector since 2009 and worked as a public school teacher prior to that. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Louisiana State University. He also serves as the Louisiana State Captain for the State Affairs Coordinating Council for the Association of Private Schools, Colleges, and Universities. Michael is married to his wife (Jenny) and has 2 children (Katelyn and Dylan).
ITI Technical College,
13944 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA  70817
Email: Mchampagne@iticollege.edu  Phone: (225) 752-4233
 

Noah Brandon

LAPCS Treasurer Noah Brandon is the Director of Career Services at Unitech Training Academy’s Corporate Office. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in Business Administration. Noah has worked with Unitech since 2002, and he currently lives in Lafayette, Louisiana with his wife and daughter.
Unitech Training Academy,
3639 Ambassador Caffery Parkway Suite #400, Lafayette, LA 70503
Email:nbrandon@unitechtrainingacademy.com Phone:(337)-988-4042
 

Betty Truxillo

LAPCS District 2 Representative Betty is known as a recognized business and technology leader in the community. She offers a unique blend of strong building management solutions and the school offers their students “Hands on Training “. Betty chooses to run a smaller school with more personal attention to each and every one of her students. Betty has always worked in all facets of the school from admissions, financial aid, and placement and in consulting to help other schools get the credentials for accreditation and other areas of financial aid. She has been training students for the past 33 years with BRSC and has 6 years prior experience in the private sector area in both financial aid and director. Betty serves as Director of Baton Rouge School of Computers and is the CFO and President of School of Computers, Inc. Betty has served in various organizations in the community and currently serves on the Board of Directors for LAPCS. She has been active in the organization for over 33 years.
Baton Rouge School of Computers,
10425 Plaza Americana Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Email: director@brsc.edu Phone: (225) 923-2524
 

Cheryl Lokey

LAPCS At-Large 2 Cheryl Lokey is the Campus Director for McCann School of Business & Technology in Monroe, LA. She holds a bachelors degree from Delta State University in Business Administration. Cheryl has worked with McCann since 2007 and has been in the education industry for over 20 years. She enjoys helping others change their life through the power of education.
 

Meredith Dela Rosa

LAPCS Allied Member Account Manager for Pearson Learning Solutions After graduating college Meredith worked as an Elementary school teacher, and then as an Admissions Representative for two Career Colleges. In February 2009, she was hired by Pearson as a Career College Account Manager. She covers Central and South Texas, El Paso and Louisiana. Meredith began serving on the LAPCS Board in Jan 2011. She is also on the Board of Directors for CCST – Career Colleges & Schools of Texas. Meredith lives in Missouri City, TX with her husband and two daughters.
Pearson Learning Solutions
Email: meredith.delarosa@pearson.com Phone: (214) 794-2756
 

Mark Knight

Mark Knight is a Sales Specialist for AOSS Medical Supply in Monroe, Louisiana. Mark has been working in this position since 2000 and works primarily with nursing homes, home health, hospice, clinics and public and proprietary schools across the state of Louisiana. Mark is a single father of two older children and lives on Lake D’Arbonne in Farmerville, Louisiana.”