Meet Our Staff


Shawnna Eberhard-Smith

Director of Greek Life

Shawnna serves as the Director of Greek Life at Louisiana State University. She received her BA in Mass Media & Communication Studies with a minor in Criminal Justice from California State University, Sacramento and a MA in Higher Education Administration & Student Affairs from University of the Pacific. She served as a Chapter Consultant for Alpha Chi Omega Headquarters, working on two extension projects and traveling across the country supporting her sorority chapters.  After graduate school, Shawnna served as the Lead Coordinator for Fraternity & Sorority Life at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo for 5 years, with a primary focus advising the Interfraternity council (IFC) and on harm & risk reduction efforts including hazing prevention, gender and power based violence, bystander intervention and diversity, equity and inclusion work. She has been a member of the Association of Fraternity and Sorority Advisors (AFA), ACPA and NASPA for 7 years and serves as a volunteer staff member for the Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values (AFLV) since 2015. Shawnna facilitates as a volunteer for multiple NIC organizations. Shawnna is a proud member of Alpha Chi Omega and has been an alumni volunteer since 2017.


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Beth Newell

Associate Director of Greek Life

Beth serves Greek Life as the Associate Director of Greek Life, primary advisor to the Panhellenic Council (PHC) and Rho Lambda, and co-advisor for the Greek Board of Directors (GBOD). She is responsible for coordinating chapter and council leadership development and activities/programs for the PHC Council and Greek community. Prior to LSU, Beth served as the Assistant Director for Student Engagement at Southeastern Louisiana University. Beth is a graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi where she received her Bachelor’s in Mathematics and her Master’s in College Student Personnel. Beth is a member of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA) and Kappa Delta Sorority. 

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Beryl Langdon

Senior Coordinator/ NPHC Advisor of Greek Life

Beryl currently serves as the Senior Coordinator/ Advisor to the National Pan-Hellenic Council at LSU. Beryl is a native of Los Angeles CA, but proudly claims Crossett, AR as home since relocating with her family at 13. She received a Bachelors of Science in Addiction Studies with an emphasis in Treatment from the University of Central Arkansas and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel (Higher Ed) from Arkansas Tech University. Beryl formerly served as a Residence Life Coordinator at LSU. She is transitioning to the Greek Life team from Jackson State University where she worked with Welcome Week activities and Student Government Association. Beryl is a proud 2007 initiate of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. by way of the Theta Mu chapter. She has served as a Student Affairs practitioner for over a decade and believes strongly in cultivating an inclusive environment and holistic experience for students. She's so excited to rejoin the Tiger family and work with a talented team that is dedicated to the development and success of LSU students.

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Kristen Boudreaux


Kristen currently serves as the Coordinator of Greek Life at LSU. Kristen is a native of Gheens, Louisiana. She received her Bachelors of Science in General Business from Louisiana State University in 2013 and is working towards a Master's degree as well. Kristen is member  of Sigma Alpha Zeta Chapter at LSU and has previously served as a Chapter Advisor. She also currently serves on the Board for Sigma Alpha's local Alumni Chapter. She is transitioning to the Greek Life team from LSU Online where she worked in Recruitment and is so excited to be working in the Greek Life Office she was once involved with as a student.


contact us

Greek Life
Office of the Dean of Students
333 LSU Student Union
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
225-578-2450 (fax)



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