Troy Van Zile Peggy Frazier Jeanne Broussard
Assistant Athletic Director Development Specialist Coordinator of Corporate Sales
Office: 409.880.7677 Office: 409.880.2319 Office: 409.880.8828

Athletic Advisory Board

The role of the Athletic Advisory Board (AAB) is to assist with the fundraising initiatives of Lamar University Athletics by increasing private giving and corporate funding while providing guidance and expertise in the following areas:

  • Marketing and communications
  • Regional community outreach
  • External relations.

AAB Members are active supporters of the Cardinal Club and make annual contributions to Lamar Athletics. They serve as ambassadors for Cardinal Athletic programs to develop higher program visibility and increase awareness of program success.

Below is the current list of our Athletic Advisory Board; ask them how you can get involved with Lamar Athletics.

President: Rich Courville
Vice President: David Guidroz
Vice President: Kenny Kraemer
Secretary: Jimmy Booker
Past President: Shawn Bruno


Jeff Beaver Norman Bellard Robert Bertrand Jimmy Booker
Dawn Burris Joel Foxworth Mike Fuljenz Pat Gibbs
David Grove Eriic Harris Bobby James Mike Jenkins
Rod Johnstone Jimmy Lackey Stephen Lee Ron Legnion
Buzz Long Sharon McCabe Frank Messina Chris Olexa
Paula O'Neal Jennifer Pate W. L. Pate, Jr. Don Price
John Saladin, Jr. Audwin Samuel Mel Shelander Mark Smith
Henry Strait Anthony Toups Willa White G.A. Wimberly
Jason Henderson Laurie Ritchel Troy Van Zile  

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