Position
Associate Communications Director
Class
Redshirt
Hometown
Carmichael, Calif.

Laurie Cannon enters her sixth year as an associate SID at LSU where she serves as primary contact for the Tigers’ gymnastics and cross country teams and assists with the LSU football program.

Prior to LSU, Cannon spent time in the sports information offices at both Baylor University and Utah State. At Baylor, she was the primary contact for the track and field and cross country teams and the secondary contact for the Bears’ football team. While at Utah State, Cannon served one year as an assistant media relations director and one year as a media relation student assistant. Her duties at USU included serving as the primary contact for the Aggies’ gymnastics, softball and women’s soccer programs.

A 2000 graduate of Utah State, Cannon earned bachelor of arts degrees in both business administration and exercise science. While a student at USU, Cannon was a four-year letterwinner for the Aggies’ nationally-ranked gymnastics team where she served as a team captain during both her junior and senior seasons. She received her master’s degree in sports management from LSU in August of 2006. Cannon is a native of Carmichael, Calif.

 

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