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Nola Nyettes Leadership

Julie Lea - DIRECTOR
 

Julie Lea is a native New Orleanian. She is the founder and Captain of the  Mystic Krewe of Nyx which started in 2011. The krewe has since grown into the First All Female Super Krewe.  She dreamed of having a special dance team to represent the Krewe throughout the Mardi Gras Season.  In 2012 she founded the Nola Nyxettes where they have since earned the reputation as the classiest dance team in NOLA. 

Jessica Macaluso - CAPTAIN
 

Julie Lea is a native New Orleanian. She is the founder and Captain of the  Mystic Krewe of Nyx which started in 2011. The krewe has since grown into the First All Female Super Krewe.  She dreamed of having a special dance team to represent the Krewe throughout the Mardi Gras Season.  In 2012 she founded the Nola Nyxettes where they have since earned the reputation as the classiest dance team in NOLA. 

Tracey Turgeau Powell - 

CAPTAIN

As a self-employed attorney and licensed Louisiana realtor. She was born in New Orleans and grew up in Slidell. She attended Loyola Law school and graduated in 2004.  She is also a former St. Tammany parish Justice of the Peace, elected in 2008 and serving for eight years.  Tracey has been actively involved in dance since she was 10 years old, throughout her school career and thereafter.  This season will be her third year returning to the Nyxettes. She has two boys, ages eight and 11.

Marissa Neal - Parade Director

 
Ashley Oracz - Logistics Director