Mark Ewing, a 29-year employee of Louisiana State University, is in his 13th year with the Athletics Department, and serves as the department's Senior Associate Athletics Director for Business and the department's Chief Financial Officer.
His duties as the department's Chief Financial Officer includes oversight of the departments over $95 million budget, management of the athletic business office, oversight of all travel, human resources, and purchasing. He also supervises the Athletic Ticket Office and LSU SportShop and serves as the liaison for concession operations. He is responsible for the department's financial forecasting and provides the financial information necessary for funding athletic construction and maintenance projects. He also serves as the department's administrator for men's and women's golf.
Ewing came to athletics from LSU's Office of Budget and Planning. He served as LSU's Budget Director overseeing the development and management of the university's over $360 million operating budget.
Ewing, who is a native of Pointe Coupee Parish, received a bachelor's degree in finance from LSU in 1978 and a master's degree in public administration from LSU in 1995.
Ewing and his wife, Gail, have three daughters: Andrea and her husband Cody Lee, Arleen and her husband John Daniel, and Molly Sue. He also has one granddaughter – Ainsley Grace.