Rick Kaluza took over as Associate Athletic Director of Finance in the spring of 2009 after working closely with the former Athletic Financial Officer, George Patrick, for four years.
He oversees all aspects of Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics¹ financial operations, including budget management, strategic planning, financial reporting and analysis, capital projects and contract proposals.
A native of Exton, Pa., Kaluza graduated with distinction with a degree in accounting from Penn State in 1986.
Kaluza held several jobs before returning to Penn State in 2004 as an Assistant Controller Financial and Strategic Support Services. He worked four years at Arthur Andersen & Co. in Philadelphia before accepting a job with Bellefonte Lime Co., Inc. in 1990. At Bellefonte Lime Co., Kaluza served as Controller, Vice President for Strategic Planning and as a Project Manager for Graymont Inc., which purchased the company.
Kaluza is a committee member for Penn State Basketball¹s Coaches vs. Cancer initiative and coaches youth baseball, basketball, soccer and wrestling in the Centre Region.
Rick and his wife, Jennifer, have two children, Tyler and Morgan, and reside in State College.