The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana is "Making Lives Better" by improving the health and well being of individuals affected by kidney disease through vital patient and community services. 

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Torie Kranze

[Bio coming soon]

Chief Executive Officer,

January 2004 – present

Director of Development,

January  1996 – January 2004


Tracey Eldridge

Although born in New Haven, CT, Tracey has lived in New Orleans for over 40 years. She earned a B.S. in Marketing from the University of New Orleans and has been working for the NKFL for over 12 years. Tracey loves books, movies and sports. She is a die-hard New Orleans Saints fan. 

Community Development and Programs Manager,

September 2016 – present


Cecilia Estep

Ms. Estep holds a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Health Studies: Management and Marketing from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Currently, she manages the "Kidneys in the Classroom" and "Safe Rides with Uber Health" programs.

Event/Program Coordinator and Communications Specialist, January 2017 – present

Victoria Gudino

Victoria Gudino began working with the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana in January as an intern and is now a part-time employee. She manages all social media platforms, create newsletters for the foundation and keeps the website updated. Victoria is currently working on her Bachelors degree in Public Relations and English Writing. 

Marketing and Social Media Coordinator, May 2020 - present


National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, Inc.

8200 Hampson Street, Suite 425 

New Orleans, Louisiana 70118

(504) 861-4500 Voice | (800) 462-3694 Toll Free | (504) 861-1976 Fax