Kileigh Carpenter joined the athletic department as the social media manager on May 30, 2017. Carpenter, who is a Minnesota alum, will work closely with communications, marketing, ticket office, event management, administration and Gopher Sports Properties to ensure that the department’s social media demands are met.
Carpenter returns to her alma mater after working as the social media strategist for Jostens. Prior to Jostens, she was the assistant director of digital and social communications at Northwestern and was previously an assistant director of ticket operations for the Wildcats.
During her time as a student at Minnesota, Carpenter worked in the ticket office, marketing department and the Golden Gopher Fund. She has also spent time working in the ticket offices of Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Timberwolves.
Five More Gophers Advance
5/25/2018 - W. Track & Field
Emma Spagnola, Emerald Egwim, Titania Markland, Agnes Esser, and Madeline Strandemo secured NCAA Championship berths on day two of the NCAA West Prelim.
Ali Sets `U' Record to Punch NCAA Ticket
5/25/2018 - M. Track & Field
Ali punched his ticket to next month’s NCAA championships in Oregon after leading the 3,000 meter steeplechase field with a time of 8:36.49 – a mark that stands as the fastest...
Meyer's Shutout Sends Gophers to Semifinals
5/25/2018 - Baseball
The No. 11-ranked Gopher Baseball team scraped across three early runs against Illinois, and Reggie Meyer made sure that was all they needed as he tossed a complete game shutout for the 3...