Meet the Staff

Meet the Greek Life Staff

Jerrell Sherman and Abby Hurt

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Jerrell Sherman - Associate Dean of Students for Student Conduct and Advocacy

Years at SHSU: 7
Years in Higher Education: 9
Certifications, licenses, or other: M.A.,BA


Jerrell Sherman is a Houston, Texas native and is a proud alumnus of Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis Public Relations. He then went on to obtain his Master's Degree in Advertising/Marketing Communications from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri. His responsibilities include but are not limited to advising, event planning, policy writing, branding, marketing/pr campaigns, web development, and providing oversight for the entire Greek Life program at SHSU.


Abby Hurt - Greek Life Coordinator

Certifications, licenses, or other: BS


Abby Hurt is from Indianapolis, Indiana and obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in Public Safety Management from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, minoring in Forensic Science and Sociology. Abby plans to pursue her Master of Arts degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs here at SHSU next fall. Her responsibilities include but are not limited to overseeing the PHA and MGC Councils, creating PR and marketing content for the Greek Life office, directing Greek Life office events, overseeing the Greek Life office graduate assistant and student workers, and overseeing chapter’s risk management policies and procedures.

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Stella Vay -  Greek Life Graduate Assistant

Years at SHSU: 1 year 
Years in Higher Education: 1 year 
Certifications, licenses, or other: B.S.

Stella Vay hails from Henderson, TX and earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Biochemistry and Biology at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX. After countless years of being a peer mentor to many different types of students during her undergraduate career, Stella made the switch and began her Master’s degree in Higher Education and graduate certificate in academic advising at SHSU. Her responsibilities include but are not limited to tracking the progress of each chapter via STAR;  Panhellenic council advisor, Order of Omega co-advisor, event planning, and marketing.

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Email Address:
Office Main Number: 936-294-2268
Office Fax Number: 936-294-3961

Physical Address:
Lowman Student Center-Suite 216
Box 2508
Huntsville TX 77341

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Lowman Student Center
1802 Ave I Suite 215
Huntsville, TX 77340