Glapion, a former director of sports for the New Orleans public schools and member of the New Orleans City Council from 1994 until his death in 1999, was instrumental in leading the Zulu krewe from a dwindling band of fewer than 100 black men in the early 1970s to a robust, financially healthy and racially integrated krewe.
Over the course of many years, Glapion served variously as finance chairman, president and chairman of the Zulu board.
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After a public fall as social secretary for the Obama White House, Desiree Rogers has rebounded with a job helping promote popular brands like Ebony and Jet magazines. His profile states he lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and is originally from Chico, California.This unfortunately isn't the first time Rodgers has found himself in trouble while vying for Fletcher's heart.Her office will be responsible for every ceremony and event that occurs at the White House, from state dinners on down. 14, she threw a birthday party for Jarrett attended by the president-elect.Rogers is a regular on lists of the most powerful African-American female executives in America.
Rogers is a pillar of the Chicago business and social scene -- a friend to Barack and Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Valerie Jarrett, the Obama confidante from Chicago who is co-chairing the transition effort and will serve as a senior adviser to the president in the new administration.