Currently serving as the University of New Mexico's Senior Vice President for Finance & Administration, Teresa Costantinidis is responsible for the units that provide financial, administrative, and other support functions to the UNM main campus, including Planning, Budget, & Analysis, Human Resources, Information Technologies, UNM Police Department, Financial Services Division, Safety & Risk Services, and Institutional Support Services. Teresa works closely with senior leadership, including the President, Provost, Chancellor for Health Sciences, Deans, Regents, and the UNM Foundation.
Teresa has higher education budget, financial, and administrative management experience spanning over 30 years. Prior to this position, Teresa was the University of California, San Francisco's Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer, responsible for planning and administering the overall campus operating and capital budgets, costing policy, federal indirect cost rate negotiations, recharge, enterprise-wide decisions support, risk management, insurance services, and planning and institutional analysis. At the UC Berkeley campus Teresa served as the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Budget & Resource Planning and Senior Assistant Dean and Chief Operating Officer for the Haas School of Business.
Teresa is an active presenter and board member of the Western and National Association of College and University Business Officers. She holds an MBA degree from UC Berkeley, and a BS degree in Biological Sciences from UC Davis, and is an active and contributing board member to industry and community organizations.