Sylvia Bearden Braden
Coordinator Int'l Student Svcs
Originally from Detroit, MI, Bearden Braden graduated from Lipscomb in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She also holds a Master of Art in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix. After working several years in social services, Sylvia returned to Lipscomb as the international recruiter in 2007. With a focus on meeting the needs of students coming to Lipscomb from outside of the United States Sylvia transitioned to the Office of Student Life as the Coordinator of International Student Services in 2011. Sylvia and her husband have three children and worship at the Schrader Lane Church of Christ. Sylvia is a teacher in the Young Ladies Training Ministry at Schrader Lane and volunteers with youth and nursery ministries there.