Callista Elmore

Director of Regional Development, Wildcat Club

Regional Board Members

Callista Elmore joined the University of Arizona Athletics Department in January 2012. Callista is currently the Director of Regional Development with the Wildcat Club. Her responsibilities include major gifts, annual giving, and increasing awareness and engagement throughout Maricopa County. Callista began her tenure with Arizona as a Development Assistant with the A-Club.

Prior to her development career, Callista was a two-time National Champion for the Arizona Softball team. She lettered four years at Arizona, won a Gold Medal at the USA University World Cup in Taiwan, then went on to play for the NPF Washington Glory. Callista was involved in many of our student-athlete programs including, P.A.L and S.A.A.B. In addition, she was a homecoming finalist, heavily involved in community service, and served as the Director of the Giving Tree.

Callista is a native Tucsonan and received her Bachelor’s in History with a minor in Business Administration. She has Master’s in Public Administration (MPA). She enjoys volunteering her time with local Little Leagues and Gabriel’s Angels. Callista is married to Ricky Elmore, a former defensive end for Arizona. They have a son named Rekker.