Ball named assistant director for fraternity and sorority life

Taylor Ball Greek Life

Tarleton State University

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

STEPHENVILLE, Texas—Rusty Jergins, vice president for student life, announced today the hiring of Taylor L. Ball as the assistant director of fraternity and sorority life at Tarleton.

Ball, who will begin her new position on June 3, is a recent graduate of Angelo State University with a master’s degree in student development and leadership. While at Angelo State she served as a graduate assistant for Greek Life and Community Service. She obtained her undergraduate degree in exercise and sports science with a minor in English from Howard Payne University.

As assistant director of fraternity and sorority life, Ball will be a part of the Office of Student Engagement. She will be responsible for planning, coordinating, developing and executing university rules, procedures and practices related to the comprehensive scope of fraternity and sorority life as well as advising and supporting all three Greek governing councils and their members.

Darrell Brown, executive director for student engagement stated, “I am pleased to have someone like Taylor in this position. With her experience and knowledge of Greek life, I’m sure she can assist us with providing the leadership and support we need to enhance the learning experience both inside and outside of the classroom for our Greek organizations and students.”

Dr. Ashley Tull, assistant vice president for student life studies added, “We are pleased to be increasing our staffing in the area of fraternity and sorority life. By doing so, we are demonstrating an even greater commitment to student development among our Greek affiliated students.”

Current membership in Tarleton’s 17 fraternity and sorority chapters exceeds 800, or about 10 percent of the student body. Tarleton’s chapters are governed under three councils: Interfraternity Council, InterGreek Council and the Panhellenic Council.

For more information about any of Tarleton’s Greek Councils or specific chapters, visit the Greek Life website at


Tarleton State University
A member of The Texas A&M University System

Contact: Darrell Brown

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