The Fraternity is fortunate to have well-qualified and passionate staff who serve in the best interests of our undergraduates and alumni brothers. These staff members all have various responsibilities, but share the common characteristic of a passion for Zeta Beta Tau. To contact a team member, see below or reach out to ZBT International Headquarters.
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Who is my Chapter Coach?
Every ZBT chapter and prospective chapter has an assigned staff member to directly assist brothers. Chapter coaches meet with chapter leadership at least monthly, provide assistance and share resources and review Standards of Excellence progress. We encourage brothers to reach out directly to their coach for questions!
|University||Chapter Designation||Chapter Coach|
|American University||Beta Psi||Lucy Silverman|
|Arizona State University||Gamma Tau||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Binghamton University||Epsilon Delta||Cassie Jacobs|
|Brandeis University||Epsilon Phi||Kristin Fouts|
|California Polytechnic State University||Eta Mu||Kristin Fouts|
|California State University-Long Beach||Beta Pi||Lucy Silverman|
|California State University-Northridge||Gamma Beta||Ricky Kirby|
|Case Western Reserve University||Lambda||Cassie Jacobs|
|Clemson University||Eta Alpha||Chris Williams|
|College of Charleston||Eta Phi||Chris Williams|
|Columbia University||Delta||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Cornell University||Kappa||Kristin Fouts|
|Elon University||Eta Sigma||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Emory University||Eta Lambda||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Fairleigh Dickinson University-Madison||Epsilon Tau||Lucy Silverman|
|Florida International University||Eta Rho||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Gannon University||Zeta Xi||Chris Williams|
|Georgia Institute of Technology||Xi||Chris Williams|
|Indiana University||Beta Gamma||Ricky Kirby|
|Lyon College||Phi Theta Gamma||Cassie Jacobs|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||Xi||Lucy Silverman|
|Michigan State University||Beta Epsilon||Chris Williams|
|Monmouth College||Delta Lambda||Cassie Jacobs|
|Muhlenberg College||Alpha Nu||Lucy Silverman|
|New York University||Gamma||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Northeastern University||Gamma Psi||Ricky Kirby|
|Northwestern University||Gamma||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Pace University||Delta Zeta||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Penn State University||Alpha Psi||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Purdue University||Alpha Alpha||Cassie Jacobs|
|Quinnipiac University||Eta Omicron||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Rutgers State University of New Jersey||Beta Delta||Lucy Silverman|
|San Diego State University||Beta Lambda||Shelley Laflin|
|Santa Clara University||Eta Upsilon||Kristin Fouts|
|State University of New York-Oneonta||Epsilon Nu||Rebeca Greenfield|
|State University of New York-Plattsburgh||Eta Iota||Chris Williams|
|Syracuse University||Omicron||Lucy Silverman|
|The George Washington University||Phi Alpha Alpha||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Towson University||Eta Kappa||Cassie Jacobs|
|Tufts University||Omicron||Rebeca Greenfield|
|Tulane University||Sigma||Ricky Kirby|
|University of Alabama||Psi||Ricky Kirby|
|University of Arizona||Alpha Omicron||Lucy Silverman|
|University of California-Berkeley||Alpha Eta||Chris Williams|
|University of California-Los Angeles||Alpha Rho||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of California-Santa Barbara||Gamma Xi||Lucy Silverman|
|University of Central Florida||Delta Iota||Shelley Laflin|
|University of Colorado Boulder||Beta Alpha Theta||Kristin Fouts|
|University of Delaware||Epsilon Theta||Kristin Fouts|
|University of Denver||Iota||Kristin Fouts|
|University of Florida||Alpha Zeta||Lucy Silverman|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign||Rho||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of Kansas||Epsilon Mu||Rebeca Greenfield|
|University of Kentucky||Alpha Iota||Chris Williams|
|University of Maryland-College Park||Beta Zeta Epsilon||Andrea Benek|
|University of Massachusetts-Amherst||Theta Alpha||Lucy Silverman|
|University of Memphis||Gamma Mu||Ricky Kirby|
|University of Miami||Alpha Omega||Rebeca Greenfield|
|University of Missouri||Omega||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of North Carolina at Charlotte||Eta Xi||Andrea Benek|
|University of North Florida||UNF||Chris Williams|
|University of Pennsylvania||Theta||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of Pittsburgh||Beta Phi||Lucy Silverman|
|University of Rhode Island||Rho Iota||Ricky Kirby|
|University of South Florida||Gamma Chi||Lucy Silverman|
|University of Southern California||Alpha Delta||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of Tampa||Delta Omicron||Cassie Jacobs|
|University of Texas at Austin||Lambda||Libby Anderson|
|University of Wisconsin-Madison||Alpha Kappa||Lucy Silverman|
|Vanderbilt University||Alpha Gamma||Kristin Fouts|
|Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University||Delta Xi||Kristin Fouts|
|Washington University-St. Louis||Alpha Xi||Cassie Jacobs|
|Western University (Ontario)||Zeta Eta||Shelley Laflin|
|York College of Pennsylvania||Beta Alpha Chi||Lucy Silverman|
Supreme Council, Foundation, Housing
Libby is a graduate of the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Educational Studies in Family and Consumer Science Education; she then earned a Master of Science degree in Student Affairs Administration at Indiana State University. She was the first female executive director of a men’s fraternity, Phi Kappa Sigma Fraternity, before returning to Zeta Beta Tau as Chief Executive Officer. Libby previously served as the Assistant Executive Director of Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity, Director of Operations for Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Director of Greek Life at the University of Central Missouri and Director of Greek Life at Mount Union College.
Libby is a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi Sorority where she has served as National Vice President of Programming and on the Alpha Epsilon Phi Foundation Board of Trustees as Secretary. She is also active in the great fraternal community where she has served as Director of the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors Foundation, a lead facilitator for programs of the North American Interfraternity Conference, member of the Fraternity and Sorority Assessment Coalition Project and volunteer for Circle of Sisterhood.
Libby has been awarded the Riegelman-Jacobs Award for Outstanding Service to the Inferfraternal Community by Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity, the Jack L. Anson Award for Interfraternity Excellence from Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity and the Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Fraternity /Sorority Advisors. Libby has achieved the professional credential of Certified Association Executive. Less than 5 percent of association executives hold this distinction.
In her spare time, Libby likes to travel and cook, enjoy the theater and cheer for the Mizzou Tigers!
Brother Kirby earned a master’s degree from the University of Georgia in higher education administration and had several jobs on campus at UGA. Since earning his master’s, he has worked at several universities in leadership roles within areas such as student affairs, residence life and Fraternity and Sorority Life.
As an undergraduate brother at the University of Memphis, Ricky was Chapter President of the 2014 reigning Brummer Cup champion Gamma Mu Chapter in 2015 as well as Student Government Association President. Since his graduation, he has served as a dedicated volunteer to the Fraternity in multiple capacities. Most recently, he has served as Chapter Advisor to Gamma Mu, a role that allowed him to serve as a liaison to the Supreme Council.
Ricky is based in Memphis while he completes his work on a doctorate in higher education administration from UGA. In his free time, Brother Kirby enjoys traveling, hiking and cheering for the Memphis Grizzlies and University of Georgia Bulldogs.
Shelley is a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority. Shelley graduated from university with a degree in accounting and went on to receive her 4th Level Certified General Accountant.
Prior to becoming Director of Finance at ZBT, Shelley had served as an accountant and assistant controller for 20 years. Shelley is excited to continue to share her experience and effectively apply it to the continued growth of ZBT.
Andrea (Smithson) is a veteran interfraternal communicator and a life-long grammarian and editor. After a 10-year career in small-town newspapers, she transitioned to the fraternity communications industry with her first stint at the ZBT International Headquarters from 2013-2018 as Director of Communications. Most recently, she worked at the North American Interfraternity Conference in a senior communicator role before returning to ZBT. She is a volunteer for the Fraternity Communications Association, her Zeta Tau Alpha local alumnae chapter and for her alma mater, Franklin College.
She is a proud native Hoosier — now based in Indianapolis with her husband — but loves to check out new places and spaces through travel, reading and YouTube treadmill videos.
Brother Woloshin has worked at the ADL and BBYO before joining the ZBT International Headquarters team. He is based in Detroit.
Chris is from Columbia, South Carolina. He earned his bachelor’s degree in criminology from Lander University where he was also a Founding Father of Delta Sigma Phi. He then went on to earn his Master of Business Administration at WGU. After college, he joined his fraternity’s headquarters at Delta Sigma Phi, working as a Senior Growth Coordinator for nearly two years.
In his free time, Chris enjoys hunting, fishing and boating. He also enjoys pulling for the Baltimore Ravens on Sundays.
Cassie is originally from Georgia but now resides in New Orleans, Louisiana. She earned a master’s degree in education with a concentration in higher education from University of Pennsylvania in 2019 and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mercer University in 2017. Cassie is currently pursuing her master’s of business administration at Mercer University. Prior to joining the Zeta Beta Tau staff, Cassie mostly worked in campus-based roles within service learning, residence life, student conduct and student engagement. Cassie most recently worked at a business fraternity in member services.
Cassie is a member of Phi Mu and Delta Sigma Pi fraternities. She loves reading, true crime podcasts and spending time with her fiancé, Austin, and cat, Tillie!
Kristin grew up in Central Illinois. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Monmouth College and a master’s degree from Illinois State University. While at Monmouth, she joined Kappa Kappa Gamma (Alpha Deuteron), which sparked her passion for fraternity/sorority life. Between 2005-2011, Kristin served as the FSL advisor at Wichita State University and Western Michigan University before moving to the Indianapolis area. She worked for several years at the North American Interfraternity Conference and led the Membership Experience team at Delta Sigma Phi Headquarters between 2017-2023.
Kristin lives in the Indy area with her husband, Michael, their two young sons, and a clingy yellow lab named Ripley. Kristin enjoys camping with her family, hiking, reading, binging good shows and watching her boys play sports. She is a Purdue fan by marriage, and also follows the Chicago Cubs and Indianapolis Colts, even when it hurts.
Rebeca grew up in Spartanburg, South Carolina. She earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida (go Gators!) and a master’s degree from the University of South Carolina. She worked as a graduate assistant for peer tutoring in the Student Success Center at South Carolina and served as a chapter services intern for Alpha Epsilon Pi Headquarters.
A member of Gamma Phi Beta, she volunteers for the sorority as a collegiate chapter supervisor. She likes to go to concerts, play tennis and do crossword puzzles in her spare time. She has a black belt in karate and really wants to be on the TV show “Big Brother” one day.
Lucy has a bachelor’s degree in telecommunication media studies from Texas A&M University (gig ‘em!), with a minor in business. Lucy is a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma and as an undergraduate served on her chapter’s academics committee. Currently, she is pursuing her master’s degree in public administration with a focus on nonprofit management from American University. Prior to joining the ZBT team, she gained valuable experience through several communications internships with different organizations.
Lucy enjoys exploring Washington, D.C., in her free time. She also enjoys traveling, going to sporting events and baking. Above all else, Lucy enjoys cheering on the Aggies during football season — win or lose.
Patsy has been on the ZBT staff since the international office moved to Indianapolis in 1995. She has enjoyed working for ZBT – especially talking to all the alumni and undergraduates.
Patsy was born in Mexico but has lived in Indiana most her life. She has two daughters and a dog named Princess. Patsy graduated from Ricks College (now known as BYU-Idaho) with a degree in office education. In her spare time, she loves to read, do crafts, watch movies, but most of all she loves to hang out with her kids.
Kim lives in Carmel, Indiana, and joined the ZBT team in May 2022.
She was raised in Martinsville, Indiana, where she learned to be self-sufficient, build a house and live off the land. Yearning to get away from the country life, she attended Indiana State University and sharpened her administrative and computer skills. Professionally, Kim has been everything from a commodities trader to a Realtor and even a stint as a dog trainer.
In her free time, you can find Kim crafting away with her foster dogs and two resident house cats. She also loves music and plays the guitar (be sure to ask her about it), mandolin, violin and is learning the ukulele.