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K-State Global Campus
1615 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502

1-800-622-2578 (toll free)

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT

Mary Marston

Title: Meeting Planner
Section: Conference Management Services
Address: 1615 Anderson Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502
Office: 222 Global Campus Building
Phone: 785-532-5287
Email: mmarston@k-state.edu


  1. Coordination and management of conferences and professional development programs for university and external partners.
  2. Development of new conferences based on educational and professional development needs and growth opportunities.
  3. Fiscal management of multiple event accounts.
  4. Negotiation and preparation of contracts for assigned events.
  5. Represent K-State Global Campus on internal, university and national committees as requested.


Mary Marston returned to K-State's Global Campus in April 2018.  Prior to her departure, she coordinated the academic programs and conferences for the College of Education.   Between her K-State experiences, Mary spent time at various universities focused on continuing education, special project management, community engagement, extension and allied health. Mary holds a B.S. in Food and Nutrition in Business and a M.S. in Adult and Continuing Education from Kansas State University, FACS teaching credentials, and a Culinary Arts certificate. She and her husband, Twig, also a K-State graduate and professor, live northwest of Manhattan on an acreage with cattle. They have two children, Andee and Katie, both K-State alumna, and two grandsons.  

Mary Marston

Photo of Mary Marston

Degree, Field of Study, University:

B.S. Foods and Nutrition in Business, Kansas State University

M.S. Adult and Continuing Education, Kansas State University