Former LSU women's basketball player Miriam Segar has been a part of the athletics administration since June of 1995 and is now the Senior Associate AD and the department's Senior Woman Administrator after having served as Associate Athletics Director for Student Services since April 2007. She had served as Assistant Athletics Director since 2004.
As LSU's Senior Woman Administrator, Segar's responsibilities include oversight of the highly successful Tiger Olympic Sports program. She also supervises the Tiger baseball program and the LSU cheerleaders.
Segar began her administrative career at LSU as the compliance coordinator where she served for three years. Following that, in 1998, Segar 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 Athletic 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 Post-graduate 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.