E. J. Ourso College Alumna Named Ascension Chamber of Commerce’s Individual of the Year

Amy Lambert, graduate of the LSU Flores MBA Program, was named 2017 Individual of the Year by the Ascension Parish Chamber of Commerce.

Amy Lambert, graduate of the LSU Flores MBA Program, was named 2017 Individual of the Year by the Ascension Parish Chamber of Commerce.

February 20, 2018

BATON ROUGE – The Ascension Chamber of Commerce named Amy Lambert as its 2017 Individual of the Year at the annual awards banquet on Feb. 7, 2018. Lambert, a senior executive assistant at Neighbors Federal Credit Union, is a 1997 graduate of LSU’s School of Education and a 2009 graduate of the LSU Flores MBA Program, part of the E. J. Ourso College of Business.

The award honors an Ascension Chamber of Commerce member who demonstrates exemplary support for and service to the chamber and serves as an example of excellence in business and professional activities.

Lambert started with Neighbors in January 2015. At Neighbors, she has orchestrated the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign for the past two years with Neighbors leading the area in funds raised. Lambert is an active member of Fellowship Church where she serves on the Children’s Ministry Leadership Team. This year, she is assisting with the Baton Rouge Area Night Time Shine Prom sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation.

During her time as an Ascension Parish resident she has served in the following roles within the community:
2014 Leadership Ascension Graduate, class vice president and project of the year honoree
2014-2017, Group project mentor
2014-current, LAF Board member and current secretary
2014-current, Ascension Fund board member
2014-current, Golf Ascension committee member

About Neighbors Federal Credit Union
Neighbors Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative operating as an association dedicated to "people helping people.” A handful of educators started Baton Rouge Teachers in 1954 with a shoebox, a couple of hundred dollars and the goal of making financial services available to school system employees in our area.

About the Flores MBA Program
The mission of the LSU Flores MBA Program is to remain competitive in the national and regional markets while fostering learning, leadership and networking in a global business environment. Full-time, professional, executive and online tracks are offered and provide schedule flexibility for those wishing to pursue their MBA from a nationally recognized program. For more information, visit mba.lsu.edu or call 225-578-8867. 

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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business