Office of the VP for Administration & Finance

Beth Pugliese Named Interim Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Message from Shawn Bibb:

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Beth Pugliese as the Interim Associate Vice President for Human Resources. Beth has been with San Jose State for 22 years, starting as the Executive Director of the SJSU Alumni Association. Beth also worked in University Advancement as the Director of Governmental Affairs and Executive Assistant to the VP of Advancement in charge of budget and staffing. Currently, she serves as the Executive Director of Spartan Shops, Inc. 

Beth is an SJSU alumna, having earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and a Master's degree in Public Administration. She also brings experience in labor relations, policy development and budget from her prior work with the County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors.

I am confident that Beth's experience and extensive knowledge of the SJSU community will benefit the Human Resources department and the campus community as she takes on this interim role. During her appointment, Beth will continue to serve as the Executive Director of Spartan Shops, Inc. A search for a permanent Associated Vice President for Human Resources is currently underway.