Contact Us


Name Title Email Phone
Joel D. Baines, VMD, PhD Dean  225-578-9903
Bonnie Boudreaux, DVM, DACVIM Associate Dean for Veterinary Education and Student Affairs  225-578-9537
Joseph Francis, BVSc, MVSc, PhD Associate Dean for Research and Advanced Studies  225-578-9903
Britta Leise, DVM (LSU SVM 2002), PhD, DACVS Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs  225-578-9428
Jenifer Godfrey, JD Assistant Dean for Admissions and Recruitment  225-578-9537
Ernest Tanoos, MBA Assistant Dean for Finance and Administrative Services  225-578-9819

Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Name Title Email Phone
Jayme Looper, DVM (LSU SVM 1997), DACVR Director of Small Animal Services  225-578-9592
Colin Mitchell, BVMS, DACVS Director of Large Animal Services  225-578-9592
William Dufrene Operations Manager   225-578-9203
Amber LaPointe Clinical Services Supervisor  225-578-9563

Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Lab (LADDL)

Name Title Email Phone
Udeni Balasuriya, BVSc, MS, PhD, FSLCVS Director  225-578-9775
 Sampling Receing and Accessions  225-578-9778


Communications (Publications, Media Relations, Social Media)

Name Title Email Phone
Thomas Rooney Director of Strategic Communications  225-578-9618
Ginger Guttner, APR Communications Manager  225-578-9922
Alexa Boudreaux Communications Coordinator  225-578-9955
Sandra Sarr Communications Coordinator  225-578-9005


Name Title Email Phone
Tracy Evans, MPA Senior Director of Development  225-578-9870
Katherine D'Aquila Director of Development  225-578-6270
Clayton Forbes Director of Development  225-578-9826
Gretchen Morgan Director of Alumni and Donor Relations  225-578-9565
Andy Schade Director of Development  225-578-5162
Allison Duffy Assistant Director of Donor Relations & Development Services  225-578-7935
Leslie Entremont Development Coordinator  225-578-9489

Facility Planning and Control

Name Title Email Phone
Bonnie Brocato Manager for Facility Planning and Control and Safety Officer  225-578-9815

Information Technology

Name Title Email Phone
Eric Seneca, PhD Director of Information Technology  225-578-9932
Help Desk  225-578-9932

Library, Veterinary Medicine

Name Title Email Phone
Corrie Hess, MLIS Library Director  225-578-9800