Facilities Staff

Professional Staff

The Student Center has a longstanding tradition of supporting students in their pursuit of active, vibrant experiences.

Our staff members have a rich tradition of participating in National Intramural – Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), the national association for recreational sports professions. NIRSA is a leading resource for professional and student development, education, and research in collegiate recreational sports. Our staff serves on various committees on student development and leadership and also serves as a member of the NIRSA Foundation.


Suzette Smith

Intramural Sports and Facilities Coordinator

Mike Chadee

Member Services/Accountant

Chris Ward

Administrative Assistant

Kelli Ledbetter

Building Manager

Keith Gravley

Student Staff Opportunities

Join the team! Our flexible positions are designed for you and your schedule with the hours you select. 

The Student Center employs more than 75 students to assist with daily operations and the management of the center. Employees can gain experience relative to decision making, leadership, problem-solving, and supervisory skills, while making new friends.

Positions are available for building supervisors, website assistants, and group fitness instructors. The Student Center accepts job applications in August and April. Pick up an application at the Student Center. 

Please contact Ms. Smith at suzette.smith@utsouthwestern.edu for more information.