About Blue Krewe

Founded in 2020, Blue Krewe is a local nonprofit working to provide the Greater New Orleans region with equitable bikeshare that is rooted in and supportive of our community. We believe all communities benefit from access to equitable transportation and that all people benefit when communities come together to build infrastructure for the common good.

Meet our Board of Directors

Blue Krewe is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors with a wealth of experience and dedication to the Greater New Orleans community.

Dr. Corey Herbert

Board President
Chief Medical Correspondent/Editor at Black News Channel
Chief Medical Officer at Dillard University
Chief Executive Officer at Community Health TV
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Dan Favre

Board Secretary
Executive Director of Bike Easy
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Andy Kopplin

Board Treasurer
President and CEO of the Greater New Orleans Foundation
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Destinie Hammond

Board Member
Communications Manager at the
North American Bikeshare Association
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Emilie Bahr

Board Member
Writer and Certified Urban Planner

Laura Bryan

Ex Officio Board Member
Director of the City of New Orleans
Mayor’s Office of Transportation

Rod Teamer

Ex Officio Board Member
Sr. Director of Diversity Programs
and Business Development at
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Meet our Staff

The day-to-day work of Blue Krewe to provide the Greater New Orleans region with equitable shared micromobility solutions is implemented by our dedicated team of staff.

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Geoff Coats

Chief Executive Officer

Patrick Urbine

Community Engagement Manager