Meet the Director


Joshua Y. Gillespie II

In July 2020, Joshua Y. Gillespie II became Director of LMTS Community Outreach Services.  Joshua was first involved with the organization in 2015 as a volunteer and co-sponsor of the Back-to-School Backpack giveaway. Joshua was placed on the LMTS Executive Board in August of 2018. Prior to becoming Director, Joshua served as Assistant Director for Residence Education and Housing Services at Michigan State University. After retiring from Michigan State University, Joshua continued to pursue his private business in real estate where he manages and operates Spartan Property Chasers. He enjoys spending time with family, listening to gospel music, playing racquet sports, breeding African Cichlids, and has traveled to over 42 countries.  He currently serves at Olivet College as the Coordinator for Student Success Initiatives. He holds a M.A. in University Administration, from Michigan State University and a B.A. in Human Services from Millikin University.