Chris Parent moved into a full-time role as a photography assistant in August 2015, following a seven-year stint as a student photographer for the Athletic Department.
In addition to shooting athletic events, Parent coordinates efforts between the sports information and creative services staffs in order to develop photography assets for various promotional pieces including media guides, posters and game programs.
A 2015 graduate of LSU, Parent has had several of his photos published in Athlon Magazine, Sports Illustrated, and the Baton Rouge Advocate, to name a few. As a freelance photographer, he has also produced 360 tours for music festivals, schools and other commercial clients.
A native of New Orleans, Parent also assists in training student photographers at events and photo shoots.