John Knapp
John KnappMarquette University

David Straz Hall, 101H

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-7238

Director of External Relations

John works to support the college in its strategic engagement and communication initiatives with external partners which include business, industry, and other organizational affiliates. His work includes the cultivation, development and support of partnership opportunities that help drive the strategic mission of the college forward.

John previously held a variety of roles within higher education administration for Lakeland University, including Director of Employer Relations, Experiential Education, and New Initiatives jointly in the Office of the President and Office of Cooperative Education before coming to Marquette University.




  • Bachelor of Arts degree in American Studies from Carleton College
  • Master of Science degree in Administrative Leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.