Sharon Lewis, a former member of LSU's national championship women's track and field program, enters her 11th year with the LSU football program in 2012. Lewis was promoted to assistant athletic director with oversight of football recruiting and alumni relations during the spring of 2007.
Lewis's role within the football department is to provide administrative support for the recruitment of potential student-athletes. Lewis also coordinates official and unofficial recruiting visits to campus as well as overseeing all special events associated with recruiting.
Lewis took on additional responsibilities of alumni relations in 2007.
Lewis began her career in athletics working for Career Sports International where she coordinated client recruiting efforts and help the clients implement personal development plans. She also spent four years at the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio Texas as the Sponsorship Coordinator, assisting in fulfilling the sponsorship agreements and also had event management duties. She was also administrative assistant to the Executive Director.
Prior to coming on board with the LSU football staff, Lewis was district coach of the year as head track and field coach for Istrouma High in Baton Rouge.
A native of San Antonio Texas, Sharon earned her Bachelor degree from LSU in 1991 and then followed that with a Master's degree from Southern University in 2003. She has a son, Sean.