Leadership Team and Staff


dr matt lee

Dr. Matt Lee
Vice President for Agriculture 
and Dean of the College of Agriculture

Message From the Dean


dr allen rutherford

Dr. Allen Rutherford
Executive Associate Dean
120 Martin D. Woodin Hall

Jennie Sparks

Jennie Sparks
Assistant Dean
128 Martin D. Woodin Hall


Student Services

Josh Allred

Joshua Allred
Manager of Student Services
110 Martin D. Woodin Hall

Amanda Ferguson

Amanda Ferguson
104 Martin D. Woodin Hall



Henry Hebert

Henry Hebert
Director of Recruitment

Amber Hayes

Amber Hayes
Coordinator of Recruitment and Student Engagement
140 Martin D. Woodin Hall

Internships & Career Development

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Assistant Director of Professional Development, Internships and Student Engagement



Sonja Scott

Sonja Scott
Business Manager


Alumni Relations and Development

Tracy Evans

Tracy Evans, MPA
Executive Director of Development

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Morgan Lee
Development Officer

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Hannah Gambrell
Development Officer

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Alexis Jones
Development Services Coordinator

Clayton Forbes

Clayton Forbes, MPA
Director of Development

Aimee Lemann

Aimee Lemann
Director of Alumni & Donor Relations and Event Manager

Dean's Office Initiatives

On Friday, May 17, 2024, the LSU College of Agriculture awarded 272 degrees during the spring commencement ceremony.

Three outstanding students from LSU's College of Agriculture have been chosen to represent the LSU Tiger Twelve Class of 2023: Avery Hebert, Jackson Martingayle and Zachary Mayfield.

Two LSU College of Agriculture students attended this year's National Young Farmer's Educational Association (NYFEA) Ag Promise event in Washington, D.C.

For more information, contact

LSU College of Agriculture
Dean's Office