Jean Credit begins her second season working with head coach Dennis Shaver and the LSU track and field program following a three-year stint as a teacher and girl’s basketball coach at her alma mater Redemptorist High School in Baton Rouge.
Credit serves as the coordinator for the Tigers and Lady Tigers where she handles many of the team’s administrative duties, including team travel, office management, the Track Officials Association and home meet management details.
In her time at Redemptorist High School, Credit taught Catholic Studies while also serving as the assistant girl’s varsity basketball coach, as well as the head junior varsity coach and head junior high coach.
Born on June 11, 1978, in Baton Rouge, Credit graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general studies from Southeastern Louisiana University in the fall of 2000. An athlete in her own right, Credit earned a basketball scholarship to SLU where she played for four seasons after wrapping up a stellar high school career at Redemptorist.