By James Lambert

College of St. Joseph welcomes President Richard Lloyd to campus.

Dr. Lloyd has a distinguished record in higher education and has served in a variety of administrative posts including vice president for academic affairs, dean of the faculty and director of special programs. As vice president for college initiatives at Hastings College, he directed admissions, communications and marketing, and financial aid.

Dr. Lloyd earned his bachelor of arts at Hastings College and went on to earn a master of arts in English at Emporia State University. He completed his Ph.D. in English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  He has been married to his wife, Monica, for 26 years and has two grown children, Meggan and Zach.

“I’m thrilled to be here, and I am looking forward to meeting everyone at CSJ and in the Rutland community,” Lloyd said. “It’s an honor to serve as president.”

Dr. Lloyd will become the fifth president of College of St. Joseph in Rutland, Vermont, which was founded in 1956.  He follows Dr. Frank Miglorie’s 28 years of presidential leadership. He can be seen talking about the future of College of St. Joseph on Campus Report, airing on PEGTV 20 at 10 p.m. July 2, 11:30 a.m. July 3, and 6 p.m. July 5.