Staff

Meet Our Staff

Dr. Jan Austin, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Leadership Development

Dr. Jan L. Austin is the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Leadership Development for Education. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Gerontology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and a Master of Arts in Professional and Technical Writing from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and Doctorate of Education in Higher Education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Office: 501.569.3308

Email: jlaustin@ualr.edu

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Jenny Dodson Hunt, Associate Director of Campus Life

Jenny is the Associate Director of Campus Life and the Greek Life adviser.  She earned a Bachelor of Science in Health Science from the University of Central Arkansas and a Master of Education in Higher Education and Leadership from the University of Arkansas.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: jmdodson@ualr.edu

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Kenny Early, Director of Campus Recreation

Kenny is the Director of Campus Recreation.   He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Kenny has been involved with Recreational Sports at the University since 1982.  He has been a member of the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association for over 20 years.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: klearly@ualr.edu

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Cynda Alexander, Non-Traditional Student Programs Coordinator

Cynda is the Non-Traditional Student Programs Coordinator for the Office of Campus Life.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith and a Master of Arts in Professional and Technical Writing from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: cmalexander@ualr.edu

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Emily Bell Cox, Student Life Coordinator

Emily is a Student Development Specialist who works with the University Program Council, Welcome Celebrations, and Women’s Programs.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication and English and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email:ebcox@ualr.edu

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Naomi Fletcher, Fitness Coordinator

Naomi is the Coordinator of Fitness. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Arts in Applied Psychology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She is also a Certified Volunteer Manager and Certified Public Manager through the Arkansas Public Administration Consortium.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: nffletcher@ualr.edu

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Leah Vaughan, Student Organization Program Coordinator

Leah works with the Registered Student Organizations and coordinates New Student Orientation. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: lmvaughan@ualr.edu

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Grant Watts, Coordinator of Intramural Sports

Grant is the Coordinator of Intramural Sports.  He earned a Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: gewatts1@ualr.edu

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Richard  Wolford, Research Assistant

Richard is responsible for managing the finances for all Campus Life Programming, the UALR Forum, the Student Government Association and Student Organizations.

Office: 501.569.3308
Email: rawolford@ualr.edu