Mark Craft has joined the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute as executive director of engagement, communications and external affairs. Prior to joining IBRI, he served as assistant vice president for marketing and media at Purdue University, beginning in 2014. Craft has also held executive positions in corporate communications at Raytheon, Anthem, Duke Energy, Hillenbrand and Simon Property Group.

He worked 10 years in broadcast journalism, most recently at WTHR-TV in Indianapolis and served as a “super volunteer” for the 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl.

Craft received his bachelor of science degree in communications from Southern Illinois University and completed the Harvard Business School senior executive leadership program.

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