Glyn Milburn Biography

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Born and raised in Los Angeles, Glyn Milburn graduated from Santa Monica High School where he excelled as an All-American High School athlete and student. He received an athletic scholarship to Stanford University, where he became a two-time All-American football player, three-time academic All-Conference, four year Dean’s List Honor Athlete and Post-Graduate Scholarship Awardee. Milburn was voted Team Captain and the Most Valuable Player in 1992 and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy in 1993. In 2013, Glyn was inducted into the Stanford University Athletic Hall of Fame.

After graduating Stanford, Glyn went on to play for 10 years in the National Football League where he still holds an NFL record for most All-Purpose Yards in a single game (404 with the Denver Broncos in 1995).  Glyn was also involved in the National Football League Players Association and served several years as a Board Representative for the Player’s Union and was helpful in the NFLPA’s extension of the Collective Bargaining Agreement in 1998.

Upon retirement from the NFL, Glyn became an owner and General manager in the Arena Football League for eight years where he was responsible for six playoff appearances and one Arena Cup Championship. Glyn has also been involved in successful entrepreneurial ventures in real estate, energy, and technology.

In 2013, Glyn served in the Office of Los Angeles City Councilman Dennis Zine as a Special Assistant where he worked on a number of legislative issues. Most recently, Glyn has served as a member of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Business Team, where he led economic development policy and business development initiatives within the sports, tourism, fashion/apparel, and advanced manufacturing sectors.

Glyn is a resident of Mar Vista in the City of Los Angeles with his wife Toya, and their two children, Lauryn and Aaron.

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