Glen Lloyd serves as the Director of Alumni and Parent Engagement in the Office of Institutional Advancement. He previously served Gustavus as the Assistant Director of Multicultural Student Programs and Services in the Diversity Center and as Assistant Football Coach. Glen has been a member of the Gustavus community since 2012.
A 2006 graduate of Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C. where he majored in communication arts and minored in political science, Glen found his way to Northfield, Minn. in the fall of 2006. He worked as the Pastor of Student Ministries at the Emmaus Baptist Church and at the Northfield YMCA as a Youth Coordinator prior to taking the job with the Ole football team in the spring of 2007. While working at St. Olaf, where he was also an assistant coach for the track and field program, Lloyd assisted the head coach with the implementation of philosophy, recruiting, student-athlete mentoring, and other day-to-day responsibilities as directed by the head coach. In July of 2010, Glen was named an Area Coordinator within the Residence Life department at St. Olaf.
Following his five-year stint at St. Olaf, Lloyd accepted a position at Gustavus as the Assistant Director of Diversity Development and Multicultural Programs in August of 2012. A native of Annandale, Va., he maintained the general operation of the Diversity Center including attention to significant administrative detail, budget management, marketing of diversity initiatives, and college-wide communication and collaboration.
Glen lives in St. Peter serving as a Faculty/Administrator in Residence at the College and is currently working towards his master’s degree in organizational leadership from Bethel University.