Mike Paulus has been a member of the VCU Athletic Departmentsince August 2012. He got his start in athletic development as agraduate assistant with the Ram Athletic Fund while earning hismasters at the Center for Sport Leadership at VCU.
Paulus is responsible for leading the annual fund for theDepartment of Athletics, which provides support for the more than260 student-athletes competing in 16 varsity sports. Hisresponsibilities include raising funds to support theschool’s athletic endeavors, as well as directing all donorcampaigns, travel, and events. He is also in charge of the athleticdepartment’s Young Alumni program, the student donor group“Rowdy Rams”, and all day-to-day operations of theannual fund.
Prior to VCU, Paulus was a student-athlete at both theUniversity of North Carolina and College of William and Mary, wherehe played quarterback. He graduated from William and Mary in thespring of 2012 with a degree in Kinesiology and Business.