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Sylvia Goodman

Louisiana Legends Gala



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-05-31

Duration: 00:07:47

Subjects: Goodman, Sylvia | Philanthropists | Robinson Film Center (Shreveport, La.) | Sci-Port Discovery Center (Shreveport, La.)


  • Denison, John Host
  • Goodman, Carl Interviewee
  • Childs, Alvin Interviewee
  • Hendricks, Jefferson Interviewee
  • Goodman, Sylvia Speaker


This segment from the 2016 Louisiana Legends Gala features a profile and a speech by Sylvia Goodman accepting her recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Goodman is a civic leader and philanthropist in Shreveport. She served as the primary fundraiser for the Robinson Film Center and the Sci-Port Discovery Center. The profile includes interviews with: Dr. Carl Goodman, her husband; Alvin Childs, a colleague and friend; and Dr. Jefferson Hendricks, a colleague and friend. Host: John Denison