Priscilla Lawrence

Priscilla Lawrence retired after 39 years at The Historic New Orleans Collection museum, research center, and publisher. Under her direction as president/CEO for almost 20 years, THNOC increased its physical space with the acquisition, restoration, and renovation of several historic French Quarter properties. Recipient of many community awards and accolades, Lawrence has served on numerous boards and commissions, most notably co-chairing the 2018 Cultural and Historical Committee for the New Orleans’ Tricentennial. Lawrence currently serves on the Vieux Carré Commission and the board of Longue Vue House and Gardens.