No Man Is An Island Award

In 2012, the Louisiana Youth Seminar Board of Directors established the “No Man is an Island Award”. The award was established to honor an Outstanding Delegate Alumni who exemplified the ideals of LYS and who has made exceptional contributions to something greater than him or herself since his/her year as a delegate at LYS.




2012 – Mary L. Landrieu, United States Senator, LYS Delegate 1973

2013 – Megan Boudreaux, Founder, Respire Haiti, LYS Delegate 2002, 2003

2014 – Dr. Ingenué Faith Cobbinah, LYS Delegate 1982

2015 – Liz Landry, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LYS Delegate 1975-1976

2016- Jeremy Alford, Independent journalist and author, LYS Delegate 1993-1995

2017- Monica Hof Wallace, Professor, Loyola University College of Law, LYS Delegate 1988

2018- Dr. Jan Daniel Lancaster, Educator, Former Superintendent of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, JDL Innovative Solutions, LYS Delegate 1975

2019- Ambassador Robert Holleyman, President and CEO of CROW-WELL & MOOR-ing, LYS Delegate 1972