In his role as the Senior Director of Housing & Auxiliary Services, Lucas D. Novotny serves as a member of the Divisional Senior Leadership Team. Lucas’s primary responsibilities include coordination, direction and oversight of student housing and dining operations, student life facility operations, conference and meeting services, summer camps/conferences, and leading technology and marketing efforts for the Division of Student Life. Lucas is responsible for long range planning for housing and dining operations, student life facility renovations and expansions, and stewardship of divisional resources.
Lucas holds a Bachelors in Business Administration from Coe College, a Masters in Educational Leadership and Policy Students from Iowa State University and Masters in Business Administration from Creighton University
Lucas has been recognized as the National Association of Campus Activities Rising Star for the Northern Plains Region and has been awarded the Ignatian Medal for Outstanding Service to Jesuit Student Affairs by JASPA.