11/5/2012 All Aboard! Northshore Leaders Line Up For 'Train of Hope'
When Kim Bergeron and Donna O’Daniels watched the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast, they felt the need to respond. The two women are already community leaders — Bergeron as director of cultural affairs for the City of Slidell and O’Daniels as President and CEO of the St. Tammany Parish Tourist and Convention Commission – and knew they had contacts within St. Tammany and beyond. But how could they best organize local donors to make a difference in far-away New Jersey?