Allan Lyons, a UCalgary alumnus, has been a Governor of the University of Calgary since 2016. He has been on staff at the University of Calgary since 2009 in an IT role. Prior to joining the university, Allan worked in the non-profit sector in IT and finance roles.
As a member of the Board of Governors, Allan also sits on the University Senate. In addition to his regular duties and his involvement on the Board of Governors, Allan is involved with the UCalgary community through his involvement with the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees as well as sitting on an advisory committee with one of the chaplaincies through the Faith and Spirituality Centre on campus.
Allan holds a Bachelor of Theology with High Honours from Canadian Bible College, a Master of Arts in Religion from Canadian Theological Seminary, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with First Class Honours from the University of Calgary.