Keith Mann was promoted to assistant athletic director for media relations in July of 2009, and has served as Nebraska's media relations director since August of 2004.
He oversees all administrative operations of the media relations office, while also serving as the day-to-day contact for the nationally recognized Nebraska football team, handling all publicity and media relations for the Huskers. He assists with oversight of all of Nebraska's communication efforts, including Huskers.com.
Mann is just the fourth media relations director in Nebraska history, following Chris Anderson, Don Bryant and John Bentley.
Mann spent two years as associate sports information director at Nebraska before assuming his current role. He returned to the Cornhusker state from the University of Tennessee, where he spent one season as an assistant sports information director for the Volunteers, working with the football team. After returning to Lincoln, Mann spent one year working with the Nebraska Golf Association before rejoining the NU athletic department.
Mann, who was also associate sports information director at NU from 1998 to 2000, worked four years as a student assistant and one year as an intern before spending three years as an assistant sports information director at Nebraska. Mann served as Nebraska's men's basketball contact for four seasons before leaving for Tennessee.
Mann earned a bachelor's degree in news-editorial from Nebraska in 1994. His wife, Leslie, is a Lincoln native and also a graduate of Nebraska. The couple has two daughters, Lauren, 8, and Madison, 6.