Category: Latest News, Philanthropy

Chenese Lewis was elected to a two-year term as President of Friends of the Capitol Park Museum in Baton Rouge.

Lewis has been a member of the FOTCPM Board of Directors, serving first as Communications & Marketing Chair for almost 2 years. She was the inaugural recipient of the prestigious President’s Award for Board Member Excellence in 2021. The award was created to annually recognize the exemplary service of a selected board member.

About the Friends of the Capitol Park Museum (

Friends of the Capitol Park Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the Capitol Park Museum’s educational mission and public offerings through membership, volunteerism, financial support, and other resources. The Capitol Park Museum is a branch of the Louisiana State Museum, a statewide system of National Historic Landmarks and modern structures across Louisiana, housing thousands of artifacts and works of art reflecting Louisiana’s legacy of historic events and cultural diversity.