Le Cercle de Bacchus to introduce debs

Le Cercle de Bacchus has announced the names of the 15 young women to be presented Jan. 3, 2015, at its 57th Annual Presentation Ball at the Baton Rouge River Center.

The debutantes will be officially introduced to the community as well as honored by Bacchus past presidents at a July 20 reception at the Baton Rouge Country Club.

The debutantes are Catherine Morgan Bowie, daughter of Charles and Denise Landreneau Bowie; Claire Elise Bradley, daughter of Tammy Brown Bradley and Paul and Ginger Bradley; Krisann Ellen Chumney, daughter of Craig and Brenda Chumney; Jordan Leigh Clegg, daughter of Robert Clegg and Cherie Morton; Katherine Anna Cook, daughter of Tommy and Kathy Cook; Emily Elizabeth Donner, daughter of Christopher and Nadine Donner; Camille Aline Ehrhardt, daughter of Duke and Brenda Ehrhardt; Rachel Alyse Fucich, daughter of Mark and Judy Fucich; Erin Elizabeth Jewell, daughter of Stephen Philibert and Mary Smith Jewell; Mary Katherine Karam, daughter of Hab and Amy Karam; Savannah Ann Kelleher, daughter of Patrick and Tracey Kelleher; Megan Marie Olinde, daughter of Patrick and Janelle Olinde; Erin Deann Pesson, daughter of Scott and Shannon Pesson and Lisa Bishop; Sally Louise Rousseau, daughter of Jules J. and Kay Rousseau; and Nely Walker Ward, daughter of Robert and Noryn Ward.

Catherine Morgan Bowie is a graduate of St. Edmund High School in Eunice, and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of the Pre-Physician/Health Majors Association and St. Anthony of Padwa Catholic Church. Her grandparents are Colleen Fraser Landreneau and the late Rodney E. Landreneau Jr. and the late Ralph S. and Onie Murphy Bowie.

Claire Elise Bradley is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Chi Omega sorority. Her grandparents are Larry and Cecille Bradley and the late Huey and Andrea Brown.

Krisann Ellen Chumney is a graduate of Episcopal High School and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority, is a volunteer for St. Jude’s and is a member of the Interior Design Student Organization. Her grandparents are JoLynn Denning and the late Dr. Harold G. Denning and the late William Gerald and Joann Chumney.

Jordan Leigh Clegg is a graduate of University High School and currently attends Southern Methodist University, where she is a member of Chi Omega sorority. Her grandparents are David Baronet and Marilyn Hymel and Shrill Thomas and Michael Clegg.

Anna Katherine Cook is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends the University of Mississippi, where she is a member of Delta Gamma sorority and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Her grandparents are Deborah P. Muller and the late Ronald A. Muller and Corinne H. Cook and the late Thomas H. Cook.

Emily Elizabeth Donner is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Kappa Delta sorority, is a student government senator and Southern Smash ambassador. Her grandparents are Jacqueline Chol and the late C. Louis Chol and Virginia Donner and the late Malcolm Donner Jr.

Camille Aline Ehrhardt is a graduate of St. Scholastica Academy in Covington and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Chi Omega sorority and is majoring in digital media and animation. Her grandparents are Dr. C. Edward Hebert III and Aline V. Hebert and Nevel Houston and Lydia McGlathery Ehrhardt.

Rachel Alyse Fucich is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends the University of Alabama, where she is on the philanthropy board for Zeta Tau Alpha and was president of her pledge class. Her grandparents are Edward Daigle Jr. and the late Virginia Daigle and Gerald and Sally Fucich.

Erin Elizabeth Jewell is a graduate of Catholic High School of Pointe Coupee and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Kappa Delta sorority and the Missioners of Christ. Her grandparents are Luella Delahaye and Alton B. Smith Jr. and John Wayne and Martha Hess Jewell.

Mary Katherine Karam is a graduate of University High School and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Kappa Delta sorority, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society and Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society. Her grandparents are Richard J. Searles Jr. and the late Deana Searles and Rosie Karam and the late Bernard Karam.

Savannah Ann Kelleher is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority, volunteers for YELP! Baton Rouge and breast cancer awareness education and is a finance major. Her grandparents are Ralph Kelleher and the late Charlotte Kelleher and Beverly Fry and the late David Fry and the late Louis Moore.

Megan Marie Olinde is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends LSU, where she is a member of Delta Gamma sorority, LSU PNO: Pre Nursing Organization and a volunteer at the Bishop Ott Shelter and Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired. Her grandparents are Maurice and Flo Lasserre and Riley Olinde and the late Betty Olinde and the late Teresa Olinde.

Erin Deann Pesson is a graduate of University High School and currently attends Baton Rouge Community College. Her grandparents are Laura and James Bishop and the late LeRoy and Audrey Pesson.

Sally Louise Rousseau is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy and currently attends Texas Christian University, where she is a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and volunteers at Bridgeway Hospice. Her grandparents are Katie Hebert and Robert Raymond McBride Sr. and Jules Arthur Rousseau and the late Rosemary Rousseau.

Nely Walker Ward is a graduate of University High School and currently attends LSU, where she is an executive team member of LSU CHAARG, a member of Club South Runners Baton Rouge and First Presbyterian Church. Her grandparents are Rodalfo Aguilar and Nellyn Aguilar and the late Malcolm and Jean Ward.

Le Cercle de Bacchus officers are Ryan Guerin, president; Norman “Trey” Bacon III, vice president; Hunter Hall, treasurer; Rob Landry, secretary; Christian Walther, sergeant-at-arms; and Cooper “Beau” Roberts Jr., ball chairman.