Linda Coppa supports the assistant director for Development in the coordination of the annual athletic giving campaign as well as numerous fundraising events for the department. In addition, she also performs comprehensive support to the associate director of Athletics for Marketing and Sponsorship.
Prior to USD, Coppa has enjoyed a wide variety of careers. She began as a pharmacy technician, and moved on to Solar Turbines as an inventory documentation control analyst. After seven years, she took on an accounting career for a utilities consulting firm and went on to accept an office position in the San Diego Unified School District. She is most proud of her three children, two of whom are USD alumni.