Beverly Haydel | Embark 2015

Beverly Haydel

Beverly Haydel

Director of Civic Leadership Initiatives

Beverly Haydel is director of Civic Leadership Initiatives for the Baton Rouge Area Foundation. She is overseeing development of The Water Campus, a 35-acre gathering place for scientists and engineers working on deltaic issues; managing a master plan for a Health District in Baton Rouge; and spearheading an effort to create a treatment center for people with mental illnesses and substance abuse problems. Before joining the Foundation, Beverly served as Special Counsel for Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, was a lead attorney for the Mitt Romney campaign for president, spent several years at a top Washington, D.C. law firm, and worked in investment banking for Goldman Sachs. Her undergraduate degree in Economics is from Harvard, and she earned a law degree from Stanford Law School. As a college basketball player at Harvard, Beverly sank seven three-pointers against Ivy-league rival Brown and hit nearly half her attempts from beyond the arc in her senior year.


October 28, 2015
Melting Skepticism Instead of Ice Caps

11:00  -  12:30