Cyngette Founder Selected as Preservationist of the Year

Andrea St. Paul Bland, the founder of Cygnette, has been selected as the recipient of the Preservationist of the Year Award, presented by the Louisiana Office of Cultural Development.  Mrs. Bland will accept the award in Baton Rouge tonight at the Louisiana Cultural Awards ceremony.  The award recognizes Andreas ongoing efforts that continue to make significant contributions to historic preservation in Louisiana.

To the left, Andrea Bland accepts the award for Preservationist of the Year from Lt. Governor Jay Dardene.