Members and Board

Bike Baton Rouge members are your neighbors, friends, and colleagues interested in helping to make a difference in bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, southeastern Louisiana, and across the state. We have over 100 members and are always looking for ways to engage more people. If you are interested in joining, please see our membership page.

 

Meet the Board

Our Board is composed of a talented group of people who are passionate about bicycling, making positive change in the world, and living in Baton Rouge. Our board is composed of 100% volunteers!

 

DOUG MOORE - President

Doug is an average guy with an above average passion for riding bikes.  Learn more about Doug here.

SaMantha Morgan

With a background in media, Samantha does a fantastic job in making it seem like we know what we're doing. She also heads up our light donation program - and LOVES making new riders feel at home. Learn more about Samantha here.

TINA UFFORD

Tina is a long time bicycle advocate in Baton Rouge. She's passionate about meeting people and spreading a POSITIVE message about bicycling. Learn more about Tina here.

ALARIC 'RIC' HAAG

Ric is our representative from our friends at the Baton Rouge Bike Club. He's passionate about bike safety and in getting people to enjoy the recreational and health aspects of riding a bicycle. Learn more about Ric here.

Emily Deshotel

Emily comes to us from Lafayette, LA.  Previously a board member of our sister organization Bike Lafayette, Emily also volunteers with LA Trail and helps put on Cycle Zydeco.  Learn more about Emily here

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Clayton is a most talented bicycle mechanic, which comes in handy in his role as manager of Capitol Cyclery.  Clayton has been a fixture of the bicycle community for many years.  He is always down to lend a helping hand, no matter what.  What a guy!  Learn more about Clayton here

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Kathy Stites

Kathy is the Trails Coordinator for BREC and is a recipient of our Bike Friendly Professional award! Kathy works tirelessly to build bike trails and paths in and around Baton Rouge.  And if there's a parade nearby, you can bet Kathy will be there!  Learn more about Kathy here

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DANIELLE LEBLANC

Danielle is a New Orleans transplant and avid bike rider. She is also an environmental engineer which gives her a special appreciation for the benefits of riding bikes not only to one's self, but for the Earth!  Learn more about Danielle here.  

 From left: Mark Martin, Danielle LeBlanc, Clayton Weeks, Doug Moore, Samantha Morgan, Tina Ufford, Kathy Stites, Emily Deshotel.  Taken at 2018 Mike Bitton Awards

From left: Mark Martin, Danielle LeBlanc, Clayton Weeks, Doug Moore, Samantha Morgan, Tina Ufford, Kathy Stites, Emily Deshotel.  Taken at 2018 Mike Bitton Awards

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President Emeritus: Mika Torkkola

As of mid-November 2017 Mika Torkkola is stepping down from the Board to put more time into Bike Walk Louisiana and the VRU. Hold those tears! He anticipates rejoining the board later on.


We're CONSTANTLY looking for passionate, positive and hard-working people for our board. If you'd like to register your interest, please fill out the form below or shoot us an email at info@bikebr.org. 

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