Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser has announced the appointment LEH Executive Director Miranda Restovic to the Louisiana Folklife Commission. The Commission is mandated to advise the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism and other relevant state agencies on public policy to aid in the identification and preservation of traditional communities in Louisiana.
Eighteen commissioners are appointed by the Governor and three are ex-officio positions. Those appointed by the Governor are nominated by the Lieutenant Governor, public agencies, or non-profit organizations.