Glen Lord is co-founder of the International Grief Institute and holds bachelor degrees in marketing and operations management. Glen is past president of the national board of directors of The Compassionate Friends, and has served in various other roles with the organization over the years. He co-founded The Grief Toolbox to offer a community of grief resources around the world. It now contains thousands of articles and a marketplace of grief and memorial products. He is executive producer of the Walking Through Grief® series and a national speaker and presenter on grief and loss.