Leadership

As stewards of Christ's call to serve, Our Lady of Lourdes puts great emphasis on leadership at the local level - while also upholding the tradition of our Franciscan healing mission. Our President and Chief Executive Officer, W. Bryan Lee, provides strong strategic and operational leadership to our organization. In addition, our Board of Directors provides high level oversight, while our Medical Executive Committee plays an integral role in overseeing medical services and quality of care. Combining organizational excellence with medical expertise, we are committed to doing what is right and best at all times for the patients and families we serve.

Board of Directors

Very Reverend Chester Arceneaux, VF 
Dave J. "Joey" Barrios, MD
Kelly T. Cahill, Jr., M.D.
Julie Simon-Dronet
Bryan J. Hanks, SECRETARY 
Kenneth L. Hix,  CHAIR
John L. Indest
W. Bryan Lee
Ian A. Macdonald
Robert A. Mahtook, Jr., VICE CHAIR
Thomas J. Montgomery, M.D.
Christa V. Billeaud
Anita M. Fontenot
Edward J. "EJ" Krampe
Michael P. Maraist
Sr. Ann Catherine Nguyen
Sr. Margarida Vasques

Medical Executive Committee

Dave Barrios, MD -President/Chief of Staff
James Mwatibo, MD -  Immediate Past President/Chief of Staff 
Bradley Dowden - Vice President
Matthew Boudreaux, MD - Chairman/Surgery
Edward F. Breaux, MD - Vice Chairman/Surgery
Erick Salvatierra, MD - Chairman/Medicine
Eric Thomassee, MD - Vice Chairman/Medicine
Doug Clement, MD - Emergency Medicine
Paul Billeaud, MD - Director/Radiology
Joseph Kowalski, MD - Cardiology Service Line Representative
Matthew Williams, MD - Orthopaedic Service Line Representative
Jason Cormier, MD - Neuro Service Line Representative
Justin Bordelon, MD -  Director Anesthesia
Jon Liprie, MD - Hospitalist Representative
Richard Owings, MD - Director/Pathology
Clay Chandler, MD - Dental Service Line Representative