Board of Trustees

Xavier University of Louisiana

MS. PAULA T. SAIZAN                                                            
President, PTBS, Inc.

Ms. Saizan was reappointed to the Board effective July 1, 2017. A former Board member and Xavier alumna, she served from 2005 to 2011. She is President of PTBS, Inc., an independent Public Relations and Communications entity in Houston, TX. Ms. Saizan retired from Shell Oil Company following a long tenure where she served as a Senior Advisor in Corporate Affairs and as a Strategic Planner. Prior to her tenure at Shell Oil, she served as an IBM Systems Engineer.

Ms. Saizan earned a B.S. degree in Accounting from Xavier University of Louisiana and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.

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