Meet Our Team

Executive Director & Chair

Frank Neubrander

Frank Neubrander
The Demarcus D. Smith Alumni Professor, PhD University of Tübingen (Germany)
Research interest: Laplace and convolution transforms, generalized functions, evolution equations, mathematics education
Office: 209 Prescott Hall
Office hours: MTuW 3:30pm–4:15pm; Th 3:30pm–4:15am
+1 225 578 7677
neubrand@math.lsu.edu
Personal Home Page of Frank Neubrander

Associate Directors

Dual Enrollment (DE)

                                                            
                                            
                                   
John Hopkins
Associate Professor of Chemistry
DE Chemistry Lead
chhopk@lsu.edu
127 Choppin Hall
+1 225 578 3478

Phoebe Rouse
Distinguished Instructor of Mathematics
DE Director, Mathematics Lead
prouse@lsu.edu
270 Lockett Hall
 +1 225 578 2659

Jason Wolfe
Instructor of History
DE History Lead
jwolfe1@lsu.edu
237D Himes Hall
+1 225 578 4453

Geaux Teach

                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                             

David Kirshner
Professor of Secondary Math Education
College of Education
dkirsh@lsu.edu
103 Peabody Hall
+1 225 578 2332

James J. Madden 
The Patricia Hewlett Bodin Distinguished Professor, PhD Wesleyan University
Research interest: Real algebraic geometry, mathematics education, ordered algebraic structures
213 Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 7988
madden@math.lsu.edu
Personal Home Page of James J. Madden

 
 
 
Sheri Goings
Instructor of Mathematics
Mathematics Lab Manager
Pre-DE Mathematics Lead
sgoings1@lsu.edu
272 Lockett Hall
+1 225 578 1583
 
 

STEM Outreach

                                                 
                                                                         

Summer Dann
Capital Area STEM Director
summerdann@lsu.edu
229 Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 6001

Scott Baldridge 
Loretta Cox Stuckey & Dr. James G. Traynham Distinguished Professor, PhD Michigan State University
Research interest: Geometric topology, differential geometry, gauge theory.
Office: 380 Lockett Hall
Office hours: TuTh 1:30pm–3:00pm
+1 225 578 1670
sbaldrid@math.lsu.edu
Personal Home Page of Scott Baldridge
                                          
 
 
Stephanie Givens
Upward Bound Director
sgivens@lsu.edu
218 Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 7234
 
 

STEM Pathways

 
 
 

Fernando Alegre
BRBytes
IT & Computing Lead
falegre@lsu.edu
220B Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 6001

Jesse Allison
Associate Professor of
Experimental Music & Digital Media
Digital Design Emergent Media Lead
jtallison@lsu.edu
226 School of Music
+1 225 578 5572
Vanessa Begat
Pathways Administrator
Pre-Engineering Lead
vbegat@lsu.edu
225 Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 6689




Assistant Directors
 
 
 
Robert Dufrene
Financial Operations
rdufre2@lsu.edu
229 Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 7368
Megan Stone
QSM Grants
Public Service Assistantships
megan@lsu.edu
222A Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 6001

 


Staff

 
 
 

Nicole Foster
STEM Pathways Elementary & Middle School Programs Coordinator
nfoster1@lsu.edu
 +1 225 578 6001

Emily Hurst
Environmental Protection & Sustainability Pathway Lead
ehurst@lsu.edu

Stephen Kampen
Biomedical Pathway Lead
skampen1@lsu.edu

 
 
 

Rose Kendrick
BRBytes & Code.org®
rkendr3@lsu.edu
 +1 225 578 6001

Derrick Lathan
Upward Bound Coordinator
dlatha1@lsu.edu
218 Prescott Hall

Harald Leder
Pre-College Program Manager & High School State Rally Coordinator
hleder@lsu.edu
217C Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 0524

 
 
 

Felisha Moses
Business Manager
felishamoses1@lsu.edu
221 Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 8017

Heather Perlis
Communications Coordinator
heatherperlis@lsu.edu
217B Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 6001

Leila Shaik-Villien
Upward Bound Assistant Director
lshaik3@lsu.edu
218 Prescott Hall
+1 225 578 0745
 
 
 
LaToya Thomas
Upward Bound Coordinator
lthomas4@lsu.edu
218 Prescott Hall
Ali Wolfe
Dual Enrollment Coordinator
awolfe1@lsu.edu
220A Prescott Hall
 +1 225 578 0778
 

 

Graduate Assistants

 
 
 
Jiten Ahuja
Math Circle Competition Team 
jahuja1@lsu.edu
129A Prescott Hall
Erin Demastes
STEM Pathways
edemas3@lsu.edu
Christian Ennis
Math Circle Competition Team
cennis4@lsu.edu
361 Lockett Hall
 
 
 
Jonathan Gardner
Math Ready Summer Programs
jgard35@lsu.edu
Isaac Michael
Math Circle Research Summer Program
imichael@lsu.edu
Ashley Murphy
LSU-Eunice Dual Enrollment
Biomedical Sciences
ahano2@lsu.edu
 
 
 
David Simon
Virtual Math Programs
dsimo26@lsu.edu
383 Lockett Hall