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First Lady Donna Edwards Interview (2023)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-12-15

Duration: 00:11:03

Subjects: Edwards, Donna | Louisiana Governor's Mansion (Baton Rouge, La.)


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Edwards, Donna Interviewee


This segment from the December 15, 2023, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s interview with Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards. She discusses: the evolution of her role as First Lady over the past eight years; her work with the Governor’s Mansion Preservation Foundation; her work with her Louisiana First Foundation in the areas of teaching music, art, and movement, helping Louisiana’s foster children, and stopping human trafficking; the challenges faced by the state over the past eight years; and her future plans.