Stephen W. Hales
Stephen W. Hales, M.D., serves as the Rex Organization’s Historian and Archivist and has helped collect, assemble, and display images and artifacts documenting a century and a half of Rex history. He is the author of Rex: An Illustrated History of the School of Design, and several articles on Carnival history. He is the Founder of Hales Pediatrics in New Orleans, where he practiced pediatrics for 40 years prior to retiring in 2018. He serves on the boards of the Pro Bono Publico Foundation, New Schools for New Orleans, Children’s Hospital, LCMCHealth, the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Anti-Defamation League. He is a Director and Vice-Chair of the Board of Fidelity Bank.