Texas Tech University

Lloyd Allred

Unit Coordinator


Areas of Responsibility

  • As approved by the Chair, I oversee all issues pertaining to the Foreign Language Building with regards to maintenance and repair of the building and equipment.
  • Handle all finances for the operations of the department including purchases and budgets.
  • Oversee the administrative staff
  • Make travel arrangements as requested and submit travel vouchers for payment.

Personal Information

Lloyd is bilingual from serving in Mexico as a missionary from 1975 to 1977, he graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1981 with a Bachelor's degree in accounting and again in 1982 with a Bachelor's degree in Spanish.

He married Helen Lorraine Wachs of Lexington, Kentucky in 1980 and they have five children, Jenni, Chris, Laura May, Samantha and Nathan, who is currently serving in the Bolivia Cochabamba Mission. All but their youngest son is married and they have 6 grandchildren.

He began working for the Texas State Comptroller in Plainview, Texas in 1983 and retired in 2009 and currently resides in Lubbock, Texas. In 2012 he began working as the Business Manager at Texas Tech University in the foreign language department.

He was the minister of a congregation of his church in Plainview, then again in Lubbock, though the Lubbock congregation was a Hispanic one with meetings in Spanish.

He likes to go kayaking, fishing, camping, collecting belt buckles and playing the harmonica. He also loves to write and is currently looking for a publisher for a completed book.


Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

  • Address

    CMLL Building, 2906 18th St, Lubbock, TX 79409
  • Phone