Oct. 26, 2006
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Southern Miss Associate Athletic Director of Internal Affairs Shane Coghlan has announced the promotion of Joanne Morris as Ticket Manger of the Southern Miss Ticket Office.
"I am very excited for Joanne and the ticket office staff," Coghlan said. "Joanne brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the ticket manager position. During her tenure Joanne has displayed a remarkable amount of loyalty and commitment to the University of Southern Mississippi and to the ticket office."
Morris, who brings more than 28 years of ticket office experience, will handle the day-to-day operation of the ticket office, while continuing to administer the Eagle Club priority seating program and assisting the business office with the ticket office financial activities.
Morris has been promoted after serving as the Athletics Ticket Coordinator at Southern Miss for the past 28 years. She has been responsible for the organization of athletic ticketing for the Southern Miss Ticket Office.
Morris, a 1972 graduate of Lumberton High School, resides in Purvis, Miss., with her husband Richard, and their two dogs, Sugar and Ginger.