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Cathy Fontenot Interview (2010)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-01-08

Duration: 00:05:18

Subjects: Louisiana -- Officials and employees | Louisiana. Department of State Civil Service


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Fontenot, Cathy Interviewee


This segment from the January 8, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford’s on-set interview with Cathy Fontenot, the executive director of the State Employees Association of Louisiana (SEALA). She discusses: why the organization was created in November 2009; their goal of giving state employees a voice; not competing with unions; and the issues that are important to state employees.