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Gina Gonzales
Position: Assistant Director of Marketing
Alma Mater: College of Mount St. Joseph
Phone: 515-271-1946
Email: gina.gonzales@Drake.edu

Gina Gonzales came to Drake after two years as the Director of Basketball Operations for the University of Milwaukee women’s basketball program.

Gonzales worked directly with Milwaukee head coach Kyle Rechlicz on coordinating fundraising efforts, team travel, budget, community outreach and other program functions.

Prior to Milwaukee, she spent a year as the athletics marketing associate at Missouri State University. In that role, she was solely responsible for marketing the women's basketball, volleyball and softball programs, taking care of gameday operations, promotions, entertainment, special presentations and giveaways.

She worked closely with the women's basketball team and coaching staff, planning and coordinating various events for the program. She has also worked as the ballpark operations assistant for the Cincinnati Reds in 2010 and as a marketing and promotions assistant at the College of Mount St. Joseph when she was in school.

Gonzales is a graduate of Mount St. Joseph with a bachelor’s degree in sports management and owns a master’s degree in administrative studies from Missouri State. As an undergrad, she played basketball at MSJ, earning Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Academic Team honors three times.