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: 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:  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 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: Phone: (225) 923-2524

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.”

Danielle Sadighi

Danielle has over 25 years’ experience in the Allied Health Industry and is currently the Vice-President and co-owner of the AMCA. She has a vast array of experience in the Post-Secondary area acting as School director, marketing agent, Director of Marketing for a certification agency, and is presently an advisory board member for four allied health schools and LAPCS. She has contributed to a variety of written pieces including an article published in September CTE magazine and the HealthCareer Connect. Danielle has presented at numerous conferences on Stackable Credentials and Digital Badges in the 21st Century Classroom. Danielle is extremely passionate about marketing and branding for the healthcare industry.

Mr. Richard Wilson

LAPCS board member Richard Wilson is the Campus Director of Delta College – Baton Rouge. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in International Trade and Finance from LSU and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. Richard has been in the career education industry since 2000 serving in several capacities over the years including Instructor, Department Chair, Director of Education and Campus Director.