Mary Wessel

Mary Wessel

Senior Advisor

Mary Wessel has been a versatile member of the Jarrard Inc. team, providing counsel to a wide variety of clients during periods of change, challenge and opportunity.

From winning CON campaigns, to transaction communications to brand positioning, Wessel’s range of experience brings sound expertise to the clients she serves.

Prior to joining the firm in 2016 as a strategic communications intern, Wessel worked as a marketing coordinator assisting several startup businesses in Indianapolis. During college she was an account executive at Purdue University’s Boiler Communication where she led a team developing a branding campaign for Purdue’s Brian Lamb School of Communication. She also served as a communications and marketing intern with the non-profit initiative Downtown Indy.

Wessel is a member of the Nashville Junior Chamber and currently sits on the Associate Board for STARS, an organization supporting young people overcoming social and emotional barriers through evidence-based school and community programs.

At Purdue University she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in public relations and strategic communications plus an entrepreneurship and innovation certificate.

Worth Knowing:

  • I love to “vacation” on mission trips. I’ve been to El Salvador (twice), New Orleans (twice), Pensacola (Habitat build) and Guatemala.
  • We’ll be friends if you talk to me about Colts football or Purdue football/basketball.
  • At a party, you’ll find me on the dance floor.