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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS OPEN October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019

This notice is to inform you that the LSBEP is currently accepting nominations, from qualified licensees, to participate in an election to fill the board member vacancy occurring July 1, 2020.  Additionally, LSBEP has vacancies open for a Public Member and also a seat on the Licensed Specialist in School Psychology Committee.  Please contact Jaime Monic ( if you are interested in these seats or know someone who is.   See information and instructions below for nominations for the Board Member seat: 

BOARD MEMBER SEAT:  Please complete the Call for Nominations form for the 2020-2025 board seat.  Please carefully review the following election information, requirements and instructions on submitting your Self-Nomination Form.

SELF-NOMINATION PERIOD:  Begins: October 1, 2019;  Ends: October 31, 2020


BOARD REVIEW OF NOMINATIONS:   The Board will open the Nominations submitted during their regularly scheduled on November 22, 2019

ELECTION PERIOD:   The election period will begin following the opening of the nomination forms.  Notices will be sent via email, through an online voting software management company.  The election period will remain open for 30 days.  The election results are submitted to the Governor who may appoint from the list provided.

FORM SUBMISSION: You may submit your nomination form electronically or via USPS:


BOARD MEMBER ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS UNDER §2353.A: (1)  Citizen of the United States and resident of the state of Louisiana. (2)  Have rendered service, teaching, training, or research in psychology for at least five years. (3)  Each board member shall have rendered service, teaching, training, or research in psychology for at least five years, shall have held a doctoral degree in psychology from a school or college as defined in this Chapter for a period of five years, and shall be licensed under this Chapter for a minimum of five years. (4)  no person shall be eligible to serve as a board member if he is employed by the board, has a contract with the board for services, or within the preceding twelve months of his nomination was employed by the board or had a contract with the board for services.

OTHER CONSIDERATIONS: (1)  Board members are appointed by the governor from a list reporting the results of the election, which is provided to the governor by the Louisiana Psychological Association.  (2)  Board members shall serve without compensation but shall receive seventy-five dollars per diem allowance plus the mileage rate provided state employees to cover expenses incurred while engaged in the discharge of their duties (3)  Membership on the board of a public employee or official shall not constitute dual office holding within the meaning of R.S. 42:61 et seq. (4) Each appointment by the governor shall be submitted to the Senate for confirmation.  

Election Results to Fill Unexpected Vacancy 2019-2022

Option Votes
Gina L. Beverly, Ph.D. 161 (100.0%)


Total 192
Abstain 31 (16.1%)

Election Results for 2019-2024 Board Seat

Turnout: 255 (32.2%) of 791 electors voted in this ballot.

Option Votes
Michelle B. Moore, Psy.D. 111 (45.7%)
Gina L. Beverly, Ph.D. 73 (30.0%)
Lauren W. Rasmussen, Psy.D. 35 (14.4%)
Lisa L. Tropez-Arceneaux, Psy.D. 24 (9.9%)


Total 255
Abstain 12 (4.7%)

Please contact Jaime Monic at or 225-295-8410 if you have any questions.

LSBEP Important Dates

Monday, November 11, 2019 – Emergency Meeting, 8:00PM, LSBEP Office Baton Rouge to consider the Matter P19-20-03C (Executive Session LA R.S.42:17.A.(4)
Friday, November 22, 2019 – Board Meeting, 9:30AM, LSBEP Office Baton Rouge, LA
Friday, December 13, 2019 – Board Meeting, 8:30AM, LSBEP Office Baton Rouge, LA (No Oral Examinations)

LSSP Important Dates

December 3, 2019 – LSSP Committee Meeting 1:30pm @ LSBEP Office
March 2020 – TBA
June 2020 – TBA
Sept 2020 – TBA

LSBEP Agenda and Minutes


January 10, 2019 Agenda Minutes
February 8, 2019  Agenda Minutes
March 22, 2019  Agenda Minutes
May 6, 2019 SPECIAL MEETING Agenda Minutes
May 23, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
June 13, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
July 21, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
August 23, 2019 Agenda Minutes
September 20, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
October 10 – 11, 2019


Hearing Notice

November 11, 2019 Emergency Meeting RE P19-20-03C
November 22, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
December 13, 2019  Agenda  Minutes


January 12, 2018 Agenda Minutes
February 23, 2108  Agenda Minutes
March 16, 2018  Agenda Minutes
April 20, 2018  Agenda Minutes
May 18, 2018 Agenda Minutes
June 22, 2018 Agenda  Minutes
July 20, 2018 Agenda  Minutes
August 3, 2018 Special Mtg  Agenda  Minutes
August 24, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 24, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
October 26, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
November 29-30, 2018 – Long Range Planning  Agenda  Minutes
December 14, 2018  Agenda  Minutes


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LSSP Agenda and Minutes


March 19, 2019  LSSP Agenda LSSP Minutes
June 4, 2019 LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
September 3, 2019  LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
December 3, 2019  LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes



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