Dr. Julio Figueroa
Through Figueroa’s leadership and the support of Dr. Alton Ochsner, the Louisiana Kidney Foundation began patient programs, community education about kidney disease and funding local research. Dr. Figueroa served as the Affiliate's President for 10 years and still continues to support the Foundation.
Mr. Jimmy Allen Kelly
Mr. Kelly passed away January 29 2018. He was a two-time kidney recipient and upon his passing wished for a contribution to be made to National Kidney Foundation. Jimmy wanted to help others just like him and knew the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana would help to make his dream a reality.