Mark Kraner , BS

Executive Director for Campus Retail Operations, George Mason University , Fairfax , Virginia

Mark Kraner, Executive Director of Campus Retail Operations, George Mason University

Mark Kraner has 44 years of higher education management experience, from his base in campus dining to child care centers he has managed the spectrum of collegiate auxiliary units.

From his start with Saga Corporation in the early 70’s to self-operation of dining programs through the 80’s and now as a contract liaison having worked with multiple contract food service provider’s his career to provide campuses with 24 hour service, 365 days per year, to leading sustainable services on the campus.

As a leader of NACUFS at the regional and national level, President. He has also been involved with NACAS as a regional leader and today as a member of the NACAS Foundation Board.

Mark received his at South Dakota State University and the University of South Dakota. His volunteer work includes school board member, city councilman and leader in local volunteer groups.