About Us

The vision of Clemson University’s Center for Student Leadership & Engagement is to create a uniquely Clemson experience that prepares every Clemson student to be a leader in their profession and community. We strive to prepare students to lead with honesty, integrity, and respect.

Our mission is to help students:

A Clemson Leader is

Contact Us

CSL&E Contact

Main Contact

CSLE Main Office



New Student Orientation



Family Programs






Josh Barnes Executive Director Jbarne5@clemson.edu
Betty Hayes Administrative Assistant bettyh@clemson.edu

Student Transitions

Glenn Spurlin Director gspurli@clemson.edu
Matthew Boudreaux Assistant Director mgboudr@clemson.edu
Casey Ford Assistant Director cmford@clemson.edu
New Student Orientation orientation@clemson.edu
Family Programs cufamilies@clemson.edu

Student Involvement

Erica Lee Assistant Director elee8@clemson.edu
Mahin Sandoval-Chavez Assistant Director mahins@clemson.edu
Madeline Filing Graduate Assistant mfillin@clemson.edu
Vanessa Gonzalez Graduate Assistant vanessg@clemson.edu
Rashawn McKenzie Graduate Assisant rashawm@clemson.edu

Leadership Education & Development

Kate Radford Director radford@clemson.edu
Cara Snider Assistant Director csnide3@clemson.edu
Sydney Baxter Graduate Assistant baxter8@clemson.edu
Dylan Hays Graduate Assistant dphays@clemson.edu
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