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De Oliveira served on the NFCA's board of directors as assistant coach representative for three years, before being selected as the Second Vice President for a two-year term from 2014-16.
De Oliveira came to Tempe after a three-year assistant coaching stint at North Carolina where she spearheaded recruiting and was the base-running and bullpen coach.
A three-time All-Big Ten catcher at Wisconsin, she moved to UNC after serving as assistant coach for Purdue University from 2007-10. Working with the pitchers and catchers, De Oliveira coached five Big Ten Players of the Week, nine All-Big Ten Conference team members and five TPS/Louisville Slugger All-Mideast Region players.
A 2006 graduate of the University of Wisconsin, De Oliveira was the starting catcher for the Badgers for four seasons. A three-time team captain and three-time All-Big Ten catcher under head coach Karen Gallagher, De Oliveira was recruited as a catcher/pitcher/utility player and started in every game of her college career. She ranked among the Badger career top-10 in 14 different categories, including home runs (20).
In 2010, De Oliveira completed her master's degree in educational administration from Purdue and was named a NFCC Two-Star Master Coach.
For a complete bio on De Oliveira from the Arizona State web site, please click here.