Keith Crawford, CFO
Keith returned to New Orleans full time after Hurricane Katrina to found the Loftin Group, a managerial consulting practice focusing in financial management, capital management, and strategic planning for emerging and high-growth businesses, as well as businesses undergoing transition or significant structural change. Among his many clients are Krewe du optic LLC, where he holds the position of Chief Financial Officer. He also serves as Chief Financial Officer of Preservation Hall LLC and the Preservation Hall Foundation. Prior to that, he supported Greater New Orleans, Inc., where he held the position of Senior Vice President, Finance and Development. Prior to the storm, Keith served as Chief Financial Officer of Discovery Alliance International. In these roles, he led all Treasury and Controllership functions as well as strategic capital planning.