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Mary Lorretta Landrieu

senator

Mary Loretta Landrieu (pron.: /ˈlændruː/ born November 23, 1955) is the senior United States Senator from the State of Louisiana and a member of the Democratic Party.

Education

Ursuline Academy of New Orleans

Landrieu was born in Arlington, Virginia, the daughter of Verna (née Satterlee) and former New Orleans mayor Moon Landrieu, and raised in New Orleans. She was raised as a Roman Catholic and attended Ursuline Academy of New Orleans. She graduated from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 1977 where she was a member of Delta Gamma sorority. Before entering politics, she worked as a real estate agent.

Membership

  • League of Women Voters

  • Women Executives in State Government

  • Federation Dem. Women

  • Delta Gamma.

Connections

Husband:
Frank Snellings

Son:
Connor Snellings

Daughter:
Mary Shannon Snellings