Theresa Lachman is the executive assistant to Sujit Dey, Director of UCSD’s Center for Wireless Communications. Her role includes coordinating special events, managing communications and many other CWC activities. Theresa has previously held similar positions in the hospitality industry, including Preferred Hotels and Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand and InterContinental Hotels Group, a corporate mainstay hotel company. Theresa’s experience also extends to positions in the executive search industry where she worked closely with the president of a discreet boutique firm hiring C-level automotive executives and at Spencer Stuart assisting partners in the education and non-profit practice of the firm. Theresa enjoys the urban lifestyle living in downtown San Diego. Her husband is a retired optometrist and her two children are both successful mechanical engineers: her son, a UC San Diego alumni, and her daughter a former SDSU Aztec.