Peggy Scott Laborde

Peggy Scott Laborde is an Emmy award-winning producer and the host/producer of “Steppin’ Out,” New Orleans’ only weekly arts and entertainment discussion program, now in its 35th season on WYES-TV (PBS affiliate) in New Orleans. Laborde is a charter board member of the Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival.  She served as its president for a total of 14 years and is currently president. She is also the co-author of five books and has produced over 30 documentaries focusing on the food, culture and more recent history of New Orleans.