Mark Engebretson Director of Advancement

Full position title(s)
Director of Advancement
Libraries department
Libraries Administration


Mark Engebretson is the Director of Advancement, responsible for the areas of Communications/Marketing/Public Relations, Development, Grants, and Friends of the Libraries for the University of Minnesota Libraries. Previously, Mark served as director of digital media strategy for the University of Minnesota School of Public Health and before that as electronic communications manager for the University of Minnesota's Academic Health Center Office of Communications.

Mark is a former journalist who has written about politics, health, business, and sports for a number of newspapers and magazines. Mark has a B.A. in journalism and an M.A. in health journalism from the University of Minnesota.