The Office of the Provost oversees and provides vision, support, and resolution in the divisions of Academic Affairs and Student Development, working closely with the Faculty and Dean of Students to provide an integrated learning experience for Centenary students.


Karen Soul

Provost and Dean of the College
Professor of Education
B.A.S., University of Minnesota Duluth
M.Ed., University of Minnesota Duluth
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 

Lauron Callaway

Assistant to the Provost
B.A., Louisiana State University - Shreveport 

Katie Bearden

Associate Provost for Institutional Research and Planning
B.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
M.S., Louisiana Tech University
Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University

Jeanne Hamming

Associate Dean
Professor of English
B.A.,Grand Valley State University
M.A., West Virginia University
Ph.D., West Virginia University 

Mark Miller

Dean of Students
B.S., Truman State University
M.A., Appalachian State University  
Assistant to the Dean of Students
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Lauron Callaway

Assistant to the Provost

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