Dennis Bagneris is our new CEO

June 11, 2018

New Orleans, La. (May 25, 2018) – Liberty’s Kitchen is pleased to announce that Dennis Bagneris, its longest-serving employee and Chief Program Officer, is appointed CEO and succeeds David M. Emond effective May 25th, 2018. Bagneris has served Liberty’s Kitchen since 2011. Prior to joining the organization, Bagneris worked in the non-profit and corporate sectors in […]


Tiffany Harvill Named New Vice Chair

December 4, 2017

Tiffany Harvill has been named the new Vice Chair of Liberty’s Kitchen’s Board of Directors. She will be succeeding long-time board member Denise Redmann, who will continue to serve as a member of the board. Tiffany currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer for InspireNOLA Charter Schools. Tiffany brings to the Liberty’s Kitchen Board substantial […]


Our Chef Tasheena is the Nation’s Catalyst for Change

March 31, 2017

Our very own Culinary Training Manager, Chef Tasheena, has been named the Catalyst Kitchens 2016 Catalyst for Change! This award recognizes an individual from the CK network whose outstanding service and dedication to empowering lives through job training has made significant impact on individuals, their community, and the field of food service social enterprise. Chef […]


Liberty’s Kitchen Addressing Long-term Societal Issues

April 2, 2015

Check out this article in the Hechinger Report on the lost children of Katrina and how Liberty’s Kitchen is helping to combat long-term societal issues in New Orleans.


Liberty’s Kitchen Now Opening Green Dot Cafe

March 26, 2015

Liberty’s Kitchen is proud to open the Green Dot Cafe in the Rosa Keller Library and Community Center. The Green Dot Café opened in 2012 along with Broadmoor’s new library and community center. Its name is a jab at a controversial post-Katrina planning recommendation that the neighborhood might be better suited as green space than […]


Green Dot Special

March 20, 2015

NOLA Defender was on hand to cover the grand opening of the Green Dot Cafe in the Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center. Development Director Jorie Kirschbaum talked about Green Dot’s rare espresso machine and Green Dot’s ability to help expand the scope of Liberty’s Kitchen. The new cafe will serve up smoothies, paninis, […]