Lantry serves as part of the Administrative Team and is the Institute for Veterans and Military Families’ (IVMF’s) first point of contact with internal and external stakeholders. She is responsible for numerous day to day administrative duties for the Institute and for assisting in the preparation and execution of details associated with IVMF events. Lantry assists the administrative team with financial operational documentation and with coordinating the administrative student employees. Lantry also serves as backup for the Assistant to the Executive Director.
Lantry joined Syracuse University in 2013 and previously served as the Office Coordinator for University College’s TEDCenter where she performed similar duties, as well as administering WorkKeys assessment testing to high school students in the local Syracuse school district. Lantry trained students, including students with disabilities, in the use of ACT Profile, an online interest inventory and career exploration tool as well as WIN, an online skill building portal. Lantry was also largely responsible for updating and expanding the TEDCenter business mailing list that was used for marketing programming outside the University.
Lantry has two sons currently serving in the United States Navy. Her father also served in the U.S. Navy and retired as a Master Chief after 20 years of service.