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Release: Jan. 10, 2001

Interviews with candidates for senior associate athletic director continue

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- On-campus interviews with candidates for University of Iowa senior associate director of athletics/senior women's administrator will continue Thursday, Jan. 11. Finalist Betsy J. Mosher, senior associate athletic director at Arizona State University, will be on campus that day and will make a public presentation at 11 a.m. in the Big Ten Room of Carver Hawkeye Arena.

Mosher has served as senior associate AD at Arizona State since 1996. She was an athletics administrator with Northwestern University from 1989 to 1996, serving as assistant director from 1989-94 and as associate director from 1994-96. She has also been a legislative assistant to the Big Ten Conference and a compliance representative for the NCAA. She coached women's basketball at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater from 1977-79 and coached women's basketball and softball at California University of Pennsylvania from 1980-85. She holds a bachelor's degree in education from Illinois State University, a master's degree from the University of Northern Colorado, and a director's degree from Indiana University.

The first of the four candidates, Calli Sanders, senior associate athletic director at Montana State University, was interviewed Jan. 3. The remaining candidates and their interview dates are:

  • Jan. 12, Paula Jantz, associate athletic director, University of Iowa
  • Jan. 16, Jane Meyer, director of educational outreach for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Indianapolis

The senior associate director of athletics/senior women's administrator will report to UI Director of Athletics Robert Bowlsby and serve as chief of staff, providing leadership to the UI's men's and women's athletic teams.