Cathleen Anderson has been named the new Director of Development for the College of Liberal Arts.
Anderson, who recently served as Director of University Initiatives, joined UT Arlington in 2012 and was previously the Director of Development for the College of Education and Health Professions. Dean of Liberal Arts Beth Wright said she is excited about Anderson joining the COLA family.
“Cathleen has already demonstrated her enthusiastic support for the mission of the College of Liberal Arts,” Wright said. “We are delighted to welcome her as our Director of Development, and are certain that her dedication will benefit The University of Texas at Arlington and north Texas as well as the College of Liberal Arts.”
Anderson earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing at the University of Missouri-Columbia and her MBA at the University of Texas-Austin. A seasoned professional who worked on product launches, account management and test pilots for Merck & Co., Roche Laboratories, and Ralston, Anderson’s work for Washington University in Saint Louis led to her promotion to Regional Director of Development, Major Gifts.