CONTACT: STEVE PARROTT
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-0552; fax (319) 335-0558
Release: Jan 11, 2001
Interviews continue with senior associate athletic director candidates
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- On-campus interviews with candidates for University of
Iowa senior associate director of athletics/senior womens administrator
will continue on Friday, Jan. 12. Finalist Paula Jantz, associate athletic
director, University of Iowa, will be interviewed that day and will make a
public presentation at 11 a.m. in the Big Ten Room of Carver Hawkeye Arena.
Jantz has been associate womens athletic director at the UI since
1994. She was assistant director of womens athletics from 1988 to 1994.
She is a member of the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic Administrators
and is currently a member of the Big Ten Conference Sports Management Committee,
Liaison to Big Ten Conference Coaching Groups in rowing, and in the past has
served as liaison to field hockey and softball. Jantz holds a masters
degree in athletic administration from the University of Iowa. She earned
bachelors degrees in social science and physical education at Oklahoma
State University, Stillwater, where she was assistant softball coach in 1977
and head softball coach in 1978.
Two other candidates have already been interviewed for the position. Calli
Sanders, senior associate athletic director at Montana State University, was
interviewed Jan. 3, and Betsy J. Mosher, senior associate athletic director
at Arizona State University, was interviewed Jan. 11. Jane Meyer, director
of educational outreach for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA),
Indianapolis, will be interviewed Jan. 16.
The senior associate director of athletics/senior womens administrator
will report to UI Director of Athletics Robert Bowlsby and serve as chief
of staff, providing leadership to the UIs mens and womens