Albert Lloyd

  • Springfield MO
Albert Lloyd


Drury University has offered me the chance to engage in my learning and plan for my future. As an elite college athlete, I let the skills I have learned drive me in my everyday life. By being engaged not just in the classroom but on campus as Event Coordinator for Advertising & PR Club and as an Intern for, it has taught me leadership qualities and enhanced my organizational skills. With the constant changes in advertising, this major will allow me to maintain my day-to-day philosophy of keeping my mind, body, and soul active. 


May 2015

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Advertising & Public Relations

Drury University

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2014 - Present


  • Gaining real world experience in networking, marketing, community relations, PR, communications, social media, and athletics. 
  • Learning life lessons that apply to real-world situations by completing specific tasks on my campus.
Mar 2014 - Present

Assistant Swim Coach

Springfield Aquatics
  • Teach and improve swimming skills to 60+ kids ages 5-17
  • Communicate effectively with parents, swimmers, and board members. 
Aug 2014 - Present

Event Coordinator

Advertising & PR Club
  • Planned annual Career Quest to visit companies in NW Arkansas as a chance for students to gain networking experience.
  • Achieved record attendance for Career Quest 2014
  • Planned a LinkedIn workshop for all Drury University students, as a way to promote awareness of the professional network.
Jan 2014 - May 2014

Head of Promotion

Public Relations Activities
  • Helped plan annual Drury Communication Department event called Shewmaker Celebrates
  • Head of promotion and social media (Facebook & Twitter) for the event.
Aug 2010 - Mar 2014

Student Athlete - Swimmer

Drury University Athletics
  • Devoted 30-40 hours/week to team practices, study hall, team meetings, and community outreach initiatives.
  • 4x NCAA All-American





Microsoft Office


Event Management

Social Media Marketing

Event Planning

Social Media

Public Relations



Signature Project

Career Quest 2014

Not the Average NFL Prospect: Framing Michael Sam in US Newspapers

Research & Strategy Internship