Komen Acadiana Names

Kathy Cormier Honorary Member of Team New Balance

The Acadiana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® is excited to announce Kathy Cormier as this year’s honorary member Team New Balance. Cormier, of Abbeville, is a breast cancer survivor who has dedicated her time and resources to supporting breast cancer causes. She is editor of the Abbeville Meridional and is a charter member of Links des Pink, a group that raises funds to donate to breast cancer nonprofits and also raises awareness of the disease in Vermilion parish through special events and campaigns. Race sponsor New Balance will outfit Cormier in new shoes and running gear for this year’s race, and she will be recognized on stage at the event.