Boyd Lindsley serves as the Senior Associate Director of Finance, HR and Communication. In addition to his instructional duties in the human communication program, he functions as the chief operations officer, chief financial officer and chief of staff for NSCM. He ensures all administrative, fiscal and operational aspects at the school are functioning smoothly by continually partnering with various units in and outside of the university. He strives to ensure the administrative team in NSCM is the most efficient, effective and fun administrative team in the university.

Lindsley collaborates with and directly supports the functions and work of the director, including efforts to enact the vision of NSCM and to ensure mission-focused, service-oriented and accessible administrative performance for NSCM. Such responsibilities include budgeting, operations, support services, facilities, staff supervision, curriculum development, marketing and communication and many other strategic initiatives. He also ensures compliance with governing regulations and enacts relevant policies, processes and protocols necessary to ensure the success of all administrative operations of NSCM. His goal is to ensure NSCM is the most efficient, effective and fun administrative team in the university.

Aside from his duties at NSCM, Lindsley serves on the board of directors for Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida and holds position of vice chair. He also serves on the host committees for Equality Florida and the Zebra Coalition. In June 2014, Florida Congressman Alan Grayson selected Lindsley as an outstanding local Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) leader in celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month. Lindsley was honored by having his biography and accomplishments etched into the congressional record.

Prior to his appointment with NSCM, Lindsley worked with UCF’s College of Sciences’ dean’s office as the college’s human resources coordinator. He has spent time in the private sector, including serving as a communication coordinator and account manager at Curley & Pynn Public Relations and later gained experience in the airline industry with Southwest Airlines.

Originally from upstate New York, Lindsley moved to Florida to attend college. After completing his associate in arts from Indian River State College in Ft. Pierce, he transferred to the University of Central Florida’s advertising-public relations program. He returned to UCF to complete his master of arts in interpersonal communication. In 2015 he completed his doctorate in Executive Leadership.