Former LSU women’s basketball player Miriam (Farr) Segar has been a part of the athletics administration staff since June of 1995 and works as Senior Associate Athletic Director and the department’s Senior Woman Administrator.
Prior to her elevation to her current position, Segar served as Associate AD for Student Services since April 2007 and Assistant Athletics Director since 2004.
As LSU’s Senior Woman Administrator, Segar’s responsibilities include oversight of the women’s basketball, softball and volleyball programs.
Segar began her administrative career at LSU as the compliance coordinator, where she served for three years. In 1998, she was named the director of the CHAMPS/Life Skills Program, where she worked until 2001 when she became the director of student services. While working with CHAMPS/Life Skills, Segar guided the program to the Division I Athletic Directors Program of Excellence Award in 2001.
Prior to returning to her alma mater, Segar spent one year at the SEC office as the championships assistant and the officiating assistant, assisting in the management of all SEC championships and tournaments and the coordination of women’s basketball officials.
Segar, the 2006 athletics department Female Alumnus of the Year, was a three-year captain for the Lady Tigers basketball team and received four letters from 1990 to 1994. She earned the 1994 NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship and was a member of the 1994 NCAA All-Academic team.
Segar and her husband Jamie have four children – Grant, Reid, Maggie and Hayes.