Patrick (PJ) Odom
Graphic Design Manager
Patrick (PJ) Odom joined the LSU Athletics Creative Services Staff in 2016 after working at North Carolina State University from 2007-16.
Odom began his career at North Carolina State University as a graphic designer from 2007-2012 and was then promoted to the Art Director of Brand Strategy in 2013.
In 2016, he moved to Baton Rouge with his family to pursue the role of graphic design manager with LSU Athletics, focusing his role on the creative and visual direction for digital, social, print, and web for all 16 sports. His first large project was the UI redesign of LSUsport.net, the homepage for LSU Athletics. He currently oversees the recruitment and training of the student staff and helps to direct the project management of all design projects.
Odom brings a vast variety of experience to LSU with nearly 15 years in marketing, advertising, web, and creative content/design. His work has spanned multiple industries including sports, education, and business. He has won several American Advertising Awards (ADDY Awards) with both creative teams at NC State and LSU.
Odom earned a Bachelor of Arts and science in Graphic Design from Mississippi State University in December of 2005. He also earned a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from Mississippi State University in May of 2007. The Ocean Springs, Ms., transplant and his wife Amy have two children, Addie and Hayden.