Humboldt State announced on Wednesday morning that Jane Teixeira has been appointed the school’s new Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports.
She is expected to begin in early April.
Teixeira has 25 years of experience in higher education as an administrator, coach, student athlete, and leader.
According to a press release from the school, her focus is on supporting student athletes, mentoring coaches and athletic staff, and maintaining a sustainable, successful program.
“My leadership experiences continue my purpose and passion for impacting young people through athletics while allowing athletics to build character and leadership through diverse experiences,” Teixeira said.
Teixeira currently serves as the Senior Associate Commissioner and Senior Woman Administrator at The PacWest Athletic Conference.
Prior to the role at the PacWest Athletic Conference, Teixeira worked at the University of Southern California, the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and Texas A&M International University.
More to follow on the big hire …