Meet the Success Team

LU Success Team



Success Partners

Success Partners meet one-on-one with students in a structured, collaborative environment to assist students with developing strategies for college success. They are dedicated Lamar University students who aspire to help their fellow peers realize and achieve their goals.

Emmalee Calvert

Success Partner Emmalee

Senior Success Partner
I am excited to help students grow comfortable in the college environment. Strong learning and organizational skills are so important to succeed at Lamar University, and as a Success Partner, I am able to help students strive to reach their goals!

Sakurah Fisher

 Success Partner Sakurah

Success Partner
Being a Success Partner is a rewarding opportunity for me to assist students while they are growing as learners. I enjoy seeing the progress of students I meet and watching them develop further both academically and personally.


Omar Hamza

 Success Partner Omar

Success Partner
As a Success Partner, I am able to do what I love most - help others achieve their goals that others told them were unachievable! To be a part of another student's journey is priceless, as Success Partners and students at LU succeed together.

Nicolette Hawthorne

Success Partner Nicolette

Success Partner
I am so excited to help LU students progress closer to achieving their long-term goals! As a Success Partner, I hope to further the desires of my peers to manage their time, study effectively, and ultimately grow as an individual.

Mary Kim

Success Partner Mary

Success Partner
My desire for helping others, eagerness to encourage the aspirations of others, and passion to be a role model motivates me as a Success Partner. Investing in the lives of others is priceless because you have the privilege of equipping students with the resources they need and see them achieve their goals.

Rebekah Newell

 Success Partner Rebekah

Success Partner
I love learning from others in my job. There's always someone who has a different perspective, and collaborating together using those differences is what makes working with students (and my co-workers) so awesome.

Joya Polk

 Success Partner Joya

Senior Success Partner
I love being a Success Partner because I love people, and I enjoy helping people become the best they can be - both academically and personally.

Kay-Alana Turner

Success Partner Kay

Success Partner
My expertise lies in listening to others' experiences and collaborating to find paths to achievement. Come chat with me at LU Success. We will discover strategies that work for you as you attain your goals at Lamar University!

Office Staff

The LU Success office staff consists of the program coordinator and the student coordinator. Our student coordinator is the first face students will see when they walk into the office and helps students with scheduling and checking-in for appointments.

Katie Brown

Student Coordinator Katie

Student Coordinator
The LU Success program is perfectly named because it is just that. It is a program designed to give students the tools and skills they need to be successful at LU. These tools and skills can be applied not only to a student's academic life, but to other aspects in their life as well.

Kelly Williams

Coordinator Kelly

LU Success Coordinator
Every member of the LU Success team is here because they have a passion for helping others. We enjoy seeing students develop new skills that help them reach their academic goals.