CONTACT: STEVE PARROTT
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-0552; fax (319) 335-0558
Release: Jan. 12, 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 womens administrator
will continue on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Finalist Jane Meyer, director of educational
outreach for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Indianapolis,
will be interviewed that day and will make a public presentation at 11 a.m.
in the Big Ten Room of Carver Hawkeye Arena.
Meyer has been director of education outreach for the NCAA since June 1999.
From 1993 to 1999, she was associate director of athletics, senior woman administrator
and assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse. She earned
doctoral and masters degrees in athletics administration from the University
of Iowa. She also holds a bachelors degree in biology from Mount Mercy
College, Cedar Rapids.
Three other candidates have also been interviewed for the position. Calli
Sanders, senior associate athletic director at Montana State University, was
interviewed Jan. 3. Betsy J. Mosher, senior associate athletic director at
Arizona State University, was interviewed Jan. 11. Paula Jantz, associate
athletic director, University of Iowa, was interviewed Jan. 12.
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