Operating Units

Accounting and Financial Services

Matt Okamoto | Assistant Vice Chancellor and Controller

Provides accounting, financial reporting, procurement, tracking, and delivery of materials, supplies and equipment campus-wide. This unit includes:

Budget and Institutional Analysis


Advises the Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor and other campus executives as to the efficient and effective management of campus operating budget resources, and has a dotted-line relationship to the Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor. This unit includes:

Campus Planning and Environmental Stewardship

Bob Segar | Associate Vice Chancellor

Responsible for the campus long range development plan, physical design framework, operations related to the campus landscape and grounds, and operations that promote the campus as a destination. This unit includes:

Design and Construction Management

Jim Carroll | Associate Vice Chancellor

Provides project management services to deliver large and small construction projects in support of the campus capital improvement program. This unit includes:

  • Engineering
  • Major Projects
  • Minor Projects
  • Integrated Capital Planning
  • Business Operations

Facilities Management

Allen Tollefson | Associate Vice Chancellor

Responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of buildings and building systems at UC Davis. This unit includes:

Finance and Resource Management

Kelly Ratliff | Senior Associate Vice Chancellor

This unit includes:

Fire Department

Nathan Trauernicht | Fire Chief

Safeguards lives and property through prevention education and emergency and response.

Human Resources

Brenda Rebman | Chief Human Resources Officer

Sustains the campus workforce through recruitment, benefits administration, labor-relations services, mediation, and professional development. This unit includes:

Police Department

Joseph A. Farrow | Chief of Police

Ensures campus security through law enforcement, investigation, crime prevention and emergency planning. Note: FOA provides administrative support to the department; the Chief reports to the Provost/EVC.

Real Estate Services

Grant Rockwell | Assistant Vice Chancellor

Safety Services

Eric Kvigne | Associate Vice Chancellor

Maintaining a safe and healthy environment, preparing the campus community to manage emergencies and disasters, and managing risk. This unit includes:

  • UNIT
  • Environmental Health and Safety
  • Fire Marshall
  • Emergency Management
  • Occupational Health
  • Risk Services
  • Risk and Safety Solutions

Shared Services Center

Megan Glide Villasenor | Interim Executive Director

Provides a range of finance, human resources, and payroll services to campus administrative divisions.

Supply Chain Management

Tim Maguire | Chief Procurement Officer

UC Davis Preferred Partnership Program (UP3)

Heather Hunter | Executive Director

Secures and manages campus-wide, collaborative and strategic partnerships with select business partners.

Office of the Vice Chancellor

Kelly Ratliff | Interim Lead

This unit includes:

  • Office of the Chief Operating Officer
  • Administrative IT | Business and Finance | Human Resources | Communications