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New Orleans Community of Practice




  • Ryan Fitzgerald, NOLA Gold Rugby
    Ryan is a native of Wind Lake, Wisconsin, is a decorated rugby player, U.S. Marine, and professional football scout. In 2003, following a standout career at Muskego High School as a lock and back row player, Fitzgerald was selected to represent the United States u19 World Cup squad in France. Afterward, he took a four-year hiatus from rugby to serve his country with the U.S. Marines. From 2003 – 2007, Fitzgerald served two tours in Iraq with the Marines’ 3rd Battalion.


Registration comes with one free ticket to Saturday 04/06/2024 Match The NOLA Gold VS The Dallas Jackals 2PM.  There will be a NOLA tailgate prior to the event.  Additional tickets for the game, in the NOLA Lean reserved section, can be purchased after registration via a link that will be provided in a follow up email.


Parking lot available.

Refreshments will be available.

If you’re interested in sustaining our local Lean Community of Practice (CoP), become a 2023 Sponsor! Check out our sponsorship flyer!

Our NOLA Lean CoP is led by a volunteer Core Group and connected with a broader national network of Lean enthusiasts, coaches, and other LCI Communities of Practice. To learn about volunteering, reach out to Jeremy Atkinson at