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Matt Mindrum ~ Vice President for Marketing and Communications



MindrumMatt Mindrum joined Butler University in 2013. In his role, Matt is charged with directing communications, enhancing recruitment and advancement efforts, elevating Butler's national reputation, and collaborating with University stakeholders to support the realization of the Butler 2020 Vision.  Mindrum came to Butler from Eli Lilly and Company, where he most recently served as the Marketing Director for Lilly's U.S. Alzheimer's business. He began his career with Lilly as a sales representative and also worked in Lilly's global marketing, consumer marketing, and managed markets groups. He received a bachelor of music degree in voice performance from Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Matt is actively involved in the Indianapolis community and serves on the board of directors for the Indianapolis Opera and Midtown Indianapolis, Inc.