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Melanie Buchmann

Melanie S. Buchmann

Hamer Family Academic Services Director
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: MA Counseling, Louisiana State University
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-3211
Rebecca Burdette

Rebecca Acosta Burdette

Adjunct Faculty
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: PhD Organizational Development, Louisiana State University
Teaching Interests: Leadership & Organizational Communication, Power Presentations, Influential Interactions, Team Dynamics & Organizational Behavior, Strategic Planning & Organizational Development, Change Management
Research Interests: Communication in Business & Organizations, Program & Operational Effectiveness
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-7795
Ye-Sho Chen

Ye-Sho Chen

International Experience, Director and International Business Minor Advisor
Francis M. Dud Coates MBA Professorship
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: PhD Industrial Engineering, Purdue University
Teaching Interests: Emerging Markets and Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Research Interests: Emerging Markets and Entrepreneurial Opportunities
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-2510
Alexandra Edwards

Alexandra Marie Edwards

Academic Services, Career Coach
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Stephanie Gandy

Stephanie L. Gandy

Professional Development, Internship Program Manager
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: MA Communication, Auburn University
Teaching Interests: Focused on developing and implementing workshops on career development and preparation, such as: Resume and Cover Letter Creation, Interviewing Preparation, Job Searching Strategies, Important of Internships, Social Media for the Job Searcher, and others.
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-3211
Angela Guidry

Angela R. Guidry

Diversity and Inclusion, Director
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: BS Marketing, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-2848
Janice Holmes

Janice Holmes, CPA

Business Residential College, Associate Rector
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: MS Concentration in Financial Accounting, Louisiana State University
Teaching Interests: Financial and Intermediate Accounting
Office: 2830 Business Education Complex North
Phone: 225-578-4977
Laurene Hutchinson

Laurene L. Hutchinson

Business Residential College, Rector
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: MS ISDS, Louisiana State University
Teaching Interests: Database, SQL, IT Audit
Research Interests: Database, SQL
Office: 2028 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-2508
Ashley Junek

Ashley R. Junek

Assistant Dean for Academic Programs
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: PhD Education, Leadership, Research, & Counseling, Louisiana State University
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-3211
Jordan Lizana

Jordan M. Lizana

Academic Services Coordinator of Recruitment and BRC Student Services
Department: Office of Business Student Success
Education: BA Political Science, Louisiana State University
Office: 2000 Business Education Complex East
Phone: 225-578-3211