Portrait of Devon Almond

Devon Almond

Advisor, Thrive Hubs

LocationSteele Building, Room 201 5D


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Alma Mater

Grand Canyon University


Doctor of Education, Certificate in Integral Transformative Leadership, Master of Business Administration, and Bachelor of General Studies.

What I enjoy most about working with students:

I love guiding students to become more fully who they uniquely already are to eventually mend an ache in their communities.

My hometown:

Whitehorse, Yukon and Lloydminster, Saskatchewan (both in Canada)

First job out of college:

Small-town newspaper reporter and student recruiter with a rural community college in Northern Canada.

Lowest grade I got as an undergrad:

A well-earned D in Music.

If I didn’t work for Advising I would:

If I weren’t advising and teaching students (which is a privilege!), I’d be dedicating more energy to writing, philosophical research, and contemplative practice.

Bucket list item

To finish and publish the book. (It’s called The Ecology of Lifework.)