Mark Conlin came to Western Carolina in 2008 to take on the position of Director of Athletic Facilities. He oversees a staff that handles game day set-up and operations as well as facility maintenance. He also oversees construction projects and improvements of athletic facilities.
Prior to coming to Western Carolina University, Conlin served as the Director of Golf and Facility Operations in 2000, remaining in that role until coming to WCU in 2008.
Conlin is a 1996 graduate of North Carolina State with a degree in Horticulture. He and his wife Sharon, who teaches second grade at Fairview Elementary, have three children: Cayden, Brylen and Kenna.