Kathy Lasater begins her 35th year at Washington University, and26th as the administrative assistant for the Washington Universityin St. Louis' Department of Athletics. Lasater's responsibilitiesinclude duties assigned by the director of athletics and assistingthe coaching and support staff in various capacities.
Lasater worked in the WU Office of Student Affairs from 1980-88,when she served in a similar manner under the Dean of Students.Before then, she served as a reading teacher for one year at theBlue Hills Corporation. Lasater began her work in education in thedivision of curriculum with Saint Louis Public Schools from1966-74.
A native of Saint Louis, Lasater earned her bachelor's degree ineducation from Harris-Stowe College in 1978. She followed that withher master's degree in education from Saint Louis University in1979.