Lindsey Owens ’04

Alumni and Administrator

Associate Dean of Admission in Admission

Admission Territory: Northeast Minnesota (North Shore and Iron Range)

A 2004 graduate of Gustavus, Lindsey returned to her alma mater as an Admission Counselor in 2007 after completing a master's degree in K-12 School Counseling at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Currently, Lindsey serves as the Visit Event Coordinator and is responsible for planning and executing most Admission campus visit events. She also supervises the office support staff and co-supervises the student employees. In addition, she recruits students across the upper Midwest, including Minnesota's North Shore and Iron Range, and loves helping students explore Gustavus through the college search process.

Lindsey has been a member of the Minnesota Association for College Admission Counseling (MACAC) since 2007, and has served on the MACAC Professional Development Committee since 2009. She is also involved with the Greater Mankato Area Diversity Council as a Prejudice Reduction Workshop facilitator in regional K-12 schools.

Lindsey lives in North Mankato with her husband, Nathan, and their son, Eli.


B.A., honors psychology, Gustavus, 2004; M.S., K-12 school counseling, Minnesota State University, Mankato, 2006