Gladie Jaffe enters her ninth year at San Diego State and her third as Senior Athletics Coordinator and assistant to the Director of Athletics.
In her position, Jaffe assists the Athletic Director with staff meetings, scheduling, travel, special projects, and donor relations, in addition to providing general administrative support. She works closely with members of the Athletics Executive Staff and the Aztec Club. In addition, Jaffe is responsible for coordinating department special events as well as working with campus partners on University events; she acts as a representative of Athletics for both the SDSU Blood Drive and Explore SDSU committees.
A native San Diegan, Jaffe received her bachelor's degree in geography with an emphasis in environmental policy from SDSU in 2008 and has worked for the University in numerous instructional and administrative capacities following her graduation. Since 2009, Jaffe has served on The Mesa as a graduate teaching associate in Political Science, an administrative assistant with the Global Change Research Group, a writing specialist and tutor for the Office of Educational Opportunity Program, an academic mentor and multiple-subject tutor in the Department of Athletics, as well as the administrative support coordinator for Women's Basketball.
Jaffe has a great passion for service to her community. She has been proud to serve on the Board of Directors both at Congregation Beth Israel and Scripps Ranch Pop Warner, and was honored with the San Diego Pride Volunteer of the Year award in 2015. Jaffe has two sons Joel (17) and Cooper (15).