June 17, 2014 - by

Amy Lord
Associate Director, Athletic Academic Support

Advisor for: Baseball, Men’s & Women’s Golf, Volleyball


Amy Lord was promoted to Associate Director in 2004 after over 10 years as Academic Counselor and Assistant Director. She serves as the academic counselor for Baseball, Volleyball and the Men’s & Women’s Golf teams. Lord is responsible for coordinating support services for these student-athletes, monitoring their academic progress and counseling them on academic issues such as course and major selection, study habits and eligibility requirements. She also assists in the recruiting process for these programs. In addition to her counseling duties, Lord is the Academic Honors, Awards and Scholarship Coordinator. She also serves as the coordinator for the Golden Torch Gala, a black tie event, which recognizes student-athletes for academic achievements. On top of those duties, Lord serves as the sports psychology consultant for all FSU student-athletes. A native of Pensacola, FL, Lord is a 1993 graduate of the University of West Florida, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and in 1995 she received a Master’s degree in Sports Psychology from Florida State University. Lord is a member of the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A). She is married to Justin Lord, a pitcher with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization. They have a 3 year old beagle named “Klozer”.