Finance, Operations and Administration (FOA) at UC Davis oversees 13 unique units that help administer campus planning, facilities, safety, finance and resource management. To further strengthen our services, FOA provides six divisional resources to keep our operations running smoothly.

Recent News

Donna Olsson

January 14, 2016
“My role is a combination of listening, planning, analysis, and follow-through with many, many people.”

Human Resources Update: New Acting Chief Human Resources Officer

January 14, 2016

January 14, 2016

Vice Chancellor-Chief Financial Officer Dave Lawlor announced that Brenda Rebman will serve as the Acting Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for UC Davis while Susan Gilbert, Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resources, is on extended leave.

Rebman, a contract employee, has full authority given to the most senior level HR position at UC Davis. She reports directly to Lawlor and is prepared to serve in the acting capacity for a number of months.

Lisa Moretti

January 07, 2016
“I love knowledge sharing: as I’m teaching others about storm water and water quality, I’m learning about what my co-workers do.”

VC-CFO reorganization plan to better support university

December 08, 2015

By BreAnda Northcutt
December 8, 2015

With an eye toward supporting the university of the 21st century, Vice Chancellor Dave Lawlor announced some adjustments to the Finance, Operations and Administration Division he oversees as the university’s Chief Financial Officer.

2015 All Staff Town Hall

December 04, 2015

December 8, 2015
By Dateline staff

About 1,300 people “turned out” for the All-Staff Town Hall on Monday (Dec. 7), more than 1,000 of them by logging on to the live stream. The rest comprised a standing-room-only audience at the Conference Center.

“I’m really heartened to see so many people here live … and online,” said Dave Lawlor, vice chancellor and chief financial officer. The Office of the VC-CFO collaborated with Staff Assembly in presenting the forum.