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Ray Nagin Edit Profile

also known as Clarence Ray Nagin Jr.

mayor

Ray Nagin, American former mayor. Achievements include development of Bring New Orleans Back Commn; mandated largest mass evacuation; development of multi million dollar housing plan. Member board directors United Way, Convenant House; chairman United Negro College Fund Walkathon fundraising campaign; president 100 Black Men Metro New Orleans.

Background

Nagin, Ray was born on June 11, 1956 in New Orleans.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Tuskegee University, 1978. Master of Business Administration, Tulane University, 1994.

Career

With General Motors Company, 1978—1981, Associates Corporation, Dallas, 1981—1985. Controller Cox Communications Southeast Louisiana cable system, 1985—1989, vice president, general manager, 1989—2002. Mayor City of New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002—2010.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of Bring New Orleans Back Commn. Mandated largest mass evacuation. Development of multi million dollar housing plan.

Membership

Member board directors United Way, Convenant House. Chairman United Negro College Fund Walkathon fundraising campaign. President 100 Black Men Metro New Orleans.

Connections

Married Seletha Smith, 1982. Children: Jeremy, Jarin, Tianna.

spouse:
Seletha Smith

children:
Jeremy Nagin

Jarin Nagin

Tianna Nagin