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Position Title
Interim Director - University Partnership Program

2nd Exploration Committee


Teresa Gould has assumed the role of interim director of the University Partnership Program focused on creating a campus-wide unit that develops comprehensive corporate partnerships in support of our campus mission. Prior to this role, Teresa served as the interim athletics director as appointed by Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi on Apr. 7, 2015. She brings more than 25 years of experience in collegiate sports. She served in the University of California, Berkeley, athletics department for 13 years prior to assuming the position (2014) as associate executive director, chief revenue officer of the UC Davis Cal Aggie Alumni Association. At Cal, she began as executive associate director, Olympic Sports, in 2001. In 2004, she was promoted to deputy director of athletics for external relations, and, in 2012, she moved to deputy director of athletics and chief of staff.

With a wide portfolio, Gould's Cal experience included the oversight of external affairs, strategic communications and human resources, as well as student conduct and compliance, and a range of other administrative operations. In addition, she represented the university with a variety of groups, including the Pac-12 Conference, the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee and the Coaches Advisory Committee.