Departments Home

Through 14 administrative offices, a more than 60-member team of professionals and support staff is committed to providing efficient day-to-day operations, services, and support that contribute to the rich traditions and life-changing experience of the Southern University Law Center. Led by the Chancellor, the highly experienced team members are dedicated to public service and fully align their office goals and objectives with those of the institution to support the Law Center mission. For information about the offices and their programs and services in greater detail, click on the name for the links to the department homepages below:


Office of the Chancellor
Freddie Pitcher, Jr. (Retired Judge)

Institutional Accountability and Evening Program
John Pierre, B.S., M.S., J.D.
Vice Chancellor

Academic Affairs
Russell Jones, J.D., L.L.M.
Vice Chancellor

Academic Support Programs and Academic Counseling
Berryl Gordon-Thompson, B.S., J.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Academic Support Programs & Academic Counseling

Alumni Affairs and Continuing Legal Education
Cynthia N. Reed, B.S., J.D.
Director of Continuing Legal Education & Alumni Affairs

Career Services
Michelle A. Jackson, B.A., J.D.
Director of Career Services

Communications and Development Support
Rachel L. Emanuel, B.A.J., M.J., Ph.D.
Director of Communications and Development Support

April Brumfield
Coordinator of Development

Financial Affairs
Terry Hall, B.S. CPA
Associate Vice Chancellor for Financial Affairs

Financial Aid
Calaundra Clarke
Director of Financial Aid

Information Technology
Lata Johnson, B.A., MS., M.S.
Director of Technology and Information

Law Library Services
Ruth J. Hill, MSLS, JD
Director of Library Services & Associate Professor of Law

Records and Enrollment Management
D'Andrea Joshua Lee, B.S., M.Ed.
Director of Records and Registration

Andrea Love, B.S., M.Ed.
Director of Recruitment

Student Affairs
Roderick White, B.S., M.B.A., J.D.
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Updated: November 30, 2012
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