Kathleen Coughlan

Kathleen Coughlan
Phone: (619) 260-2912
Office: Mother Rosalie Hill Hall 259A

Assistant Director of Administration

  • BS, Boston University, Journalism
  • MBA, University of San Diego

Kathleen Coughlan is the Assistant Director of Administration for the Jacobs Institute, overseeing the Institute's finances, human resources, project management, event management and communications. 

Prior to this role, she served as the Assistant Director of Alumni and External Relations for SOLES and was responsible for strengthening alumni and constituent relationships with the school, university, and greater community through strategic communication, events, and networking opportunities. 

Her previous experience includes the Make-A-Wish Foundation of San Diego and the front office of the San Diego Padres. Kathleen earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Boston University and her Master’s in Business Administration at the University of San Diego’s School of Business Administration.