Gayle Ta, MBA

Assistant Director, Business and Analytics

Gayle Ta oversees the Analytics, Budget and Operations, Customer Experience Management, and Social Responsibility units in IPPS. She also oversees the campus Business Continuity and Planning program. 

Before joining IPPS, Gayle worked in several other UC San Diego departments, including the Division of Biology, Philosophy, Neurosciences, and Calit2 (now called Qualcomm Institute). Her responsibilities included financial management, contracts and grants administration, data analytics, and student affairs. 

Fun Fact: Gayle is a UC San Diego alumna and a founding member of the UC San Diego Staff Sustainability Network (Staff Association)


  • 2016:
    • UC Procurement Services Innovation Recipient 
  • 2015:
    • Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council Case Study Award "A Collaborative Approach to Supplier Sustainability Assessments”


  • Project Management Professional (PMP)