“I am proud of the work that we have accomplished in making Louisiana a better place to live and raise a family…”
“I believe that our accomplishments will provide lasting benefits for generations to come.”
“…I have accepted a position with Ochsner. I’ll be helping them to strategically manage their growth as a healthcare provider. I’ve always been passionate about healthcare and wellness…”
—Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols in email messages sent to Division of Administration employees in which she announced she will resign, effective Oct. 14, to work as a lobbyist for Ochsner Health Systems.
“Kristy has been a key team player who has fully dedicated herself to bettering the state of Louisiana.”
“Together, we’ve been able to reduce the size of government, improve health care across the state, and create a better, stronger Louisiana.”
—Bobby Jindal, in announcing Kristy’s departure after three years as Commissioner of Administration.