Gilbert Flores

Associate Director, Marketing & Communications

Marketing and Communications
Suite 3000
University Hall
301 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN



  • Bachelor of Arts, International Relations, Florida International University.



Gilbert Flores serves as Associate Director of Digital Marketing for the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy where he leads the development, implementation, and management of digital marketing initiatives.

He has been working for Indiana University since 2015 in the field of international education with a focus on international recruitment, and international services and programs for the IU community and external partners. Gilbert has played key roles in shaping IUPUI’s international marketing and recruitment strategies through web, CRM, and social media platforms. He previously served as Associate Director of Marketing and Communications for the Office of the Vice President for International Affairs at IU-Bloomington. In this role, he developed and executed strategic marketing and communications plans for its different units to increase IU’s global engagement.

Gilbert is originally from Caracas, Venezuela and moved to Miami, Florida with his family during middle school. He has been residing in Indianapolis, Indiana for more than 9 years and is a big fan of sugar cream pie and pork tenderloin. During his free time, Gilbert enjoys traveling abroad, doing CrossFit, eating sushi at his favorite restaurant, Asaka, and playing board games with friends.