Mark Wiesenberg Tapped As UVU’s Associate Vice President For Human Resources
January 8, 2013
For Immediate Release
University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807
Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807
Utah Valley University is pleased to announce that Mark Wiesenberg has been selected to fill the position of associate vice president of human resources. Wiesenberg has served as a director and manager in the University’s human resources and organizational development department since 2003.
“Mark’s experience in human resources and working across the institution will provide for a strong service-based organization,” said Val Peterson, UVU vice president for finance and administration. “We look forward to working with Mark in moving the institution forward as we meet the educational goals of our region.”
Wiesenberg holds a master of public administration degree and a bachelor’s degree in mass communications/public relations from the University of Utah.
Prior to Wiesenberg, Ron Price was the associate vice president for human resources. Mike Francis, associate vice president for finance and GRAMA, served as interim associate vice president for human resources for the last six month and was chairman of the search committee.
Wiesenberg officially assumed the duties of the position Jan. 3.
Utah Valley University is located in Orem, Utah, and is home to more than 30,000 students. UVU began as a vocational school during World War II, and in the seven decades since has evolved into a technical school, community college, state college and, finally, a comprehensive regional teaching university. UVU is one of Utah’s largest institutions of higher learning and offers programs ranging from career training to high-demand master degrees, with emphasis on undergraduate education.