Mary Herstad

Data Management Specialist

  • Professional

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Database Management
  • Advancement System Support
  • Donation Forms
  • Gift Processing


Mary Herstad began her career at Pacific Lutheran University in November 2016 and serves as the Data Management Specialist. Mary is responsible for maintaining clean and accurate alumni and donor records, which includes supervising the Operations Student Interns who do data entry work. She also assists with gift/pledge entry and manages donation forms for the division and campus partners.