East Baton Rouge Parish
Year Inducted: 2008
Mark Bonner, a former chairman of the Louisiana 4-H Foundation Board of Trustees and long-time supporter and sponsor of 4-H, was executive vice president and general manager of the Association of Louisiana Electric Cooperatives, Inc. Through Bonner’s leadership, this association supported the 4-H Electric Program for more than 36 years. He received numerous honors including the Citation for Outstanding Service to 4-H and the State 4-H Alumni Award. A special scholarship was established in the Louisiana 4-H Foundation to honor Bonner for his many years of leadership and sponsorship of extension and 4-H programs.