Office of the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Emina Begovic

Emina Begovic

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Resource Management

Darren Chavez

Manager of Provost’s Office Operations
Katherine Eggert

Katherine Eggert

Sr. Vice Provost for Academic Planning & Assessment
Katherine Eggert, Professor of English and Senior Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Planning and Assessment, has taught at CU Boulder since receiving her PhD from the University of California at Berkeley in 1991. Prior to her current position, she served as associate chair for graduate studies and then chair of the Department of English and as director of the Center for British and Irish Studies. She also...

Andre W Grothe

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Planning and Assessment

Mark S. Kavanaugh

Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff

Margarita Lavrouk

Finance & Accounting Professional
Patricia Beals Moore

Pat Beals Moore

Manager of Personnel and Payroll Operations
Under the direction of the Chief of Staff, the position oversees all HR processes for the Provost’s Office and assigned external units, provides staff support for search committees, and provides some administrative support for the Office. Responsibilities include serving as the personnel/payroll liaison by maintaining position, job and personal data in HRMS, drafting offer letters, coordinating background check processes, processing new hire paperwork, maintaining personnel records, tracking leave including FML,...
Provost Russ Moore

Russell L. Moore

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Receptionist Provost's Office

Receptionist
This position greets visitors and answers the main phone line. Position processes the daily incoming and outgoing mail, maintains the calendars for a variety of conference rooms, orders office supplies, monitors and responds to emails sent to vcaa@colorado.edu and serves as a backup to the Scheduling Coordinator.
Ann Schmiesing

Ann Schmiesing

Executive Vice Provost for Academic Resource Management

Ruth Sensabaugh

Finance & Accounting Professional
Jason Swope

Jason Swope

Finance and Budget Manager

Faculty Affairs

Martha Hanna

Martha Hanna

Faculty Director, LEAP
Sam Hertenstein

Sam Hertenstein

Faculty Personnel Coordinator
Cholpon Minbaeva

Cholpon Minbaeva

Program Director for Faculty Data and Impact
Cholpon is the Program Director of Faculty Data and Impact at the Office of Faculty Affairs. Her work focuses on faculty data, impact, and data policy on campus. She collaborates with the Office of Data Analytics at CU Boulder to manage the Faculty Information Systems and meet faculty data reporting needs. Cholpon holds an M.A. in Economics and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry.
Michele Moses

Michele Moses

Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Affairs
Randy Pyers

Randy Pyers

Faculty Data and Reporting Specialist
Matt Ramey

Matt Ramey

FIS Scholarly Research Impact Liaison
Suzanne Soled

Suzanne Soled

Assistant Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Support and Director of Faculty Relations
Carolyn Tir

Carolyn Tir

Faculty Personnel Director

Office of the Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education

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Roberto Arruda

Director of International Student Academic Success
Roberto Arruda is an educator committed to helping international students have a successful higher education experience in the U.S. Roberto has taught English as a second language at Kent State University, worked with international teaching assistants in developing their communication and teaching skills at Case Western Reserve University, and provided immigration, academic, and intercultural support to international students at Cleveland State University. Believing that it takes the whole campus to...
Shelly Bacon

Shelly Bacon

Associate Vice Provost for Advising and Exploratory Studies
Shelly Bacon is Associate Vice Provost for Advising and Exploratory Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder. She began working at CU in 2000 and has spent her career on campus in the advising community. Before moving into the Office of Undergraduate Education,Shelly was the Assistant Dean for Academic Advising and Student Success in the College of Arts & Sciences, where she oversaw advising services in that college. In her...
Sylvie Burnet-Jones

Sylvie Burnet-Jones

Interim Director, Education Abroad
Joan Gabriel

Joan Gabriele

Director, Special Undergraduate Enrichment Programs
I've been at the University of Colorado since 1987, first as a graduate student and teacher of writing and literature, then as the SASC writing coordinator, and now as program director. As Director of SUEP I serve as the CU Boettcher Scholar mentor and oversee Norlin Scholars, Professional and Academic Conference Endowment and Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program. Working with students and supervising instructors and staff over the years has crystalized...
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Elizabeth Garfield

Executive Aide • Undergraduate Education
Elizabeth Garfield began her career at the University of Colorado Boulder in January, 2010 as the Executive Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs. She graduated summa cum laude with a BA in Sociology from Vassar College and received her MS in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin. After working in marketing research and survey design for several years, she took a 180 degree turn and enrolled in the...
Laura Hesse

Laura Hesse

Coordinator
Laura was born in Orlando, Florida, but after spending over a decade in New York City, and graduating from New York University, she considers herself an official New Yorker. After spending time volunteering at a suicide crisis hotline, she realized she wanted to offer support and help to people in a larger context. Her desire to explore different types of helping professions, along with a strong suggestion from her sister...
Daryl Maeda

Daryl Joji Maeda

Dean and Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education
Daryl Joji Maeda is Dean and Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education at the University of Colorado Boulder. He is devoted to fostering a rich, supportive, and inclusive learning environment in which all undergraduate students can thrive. As a champion for undergraduate students, he leads student success initiatives and is involved in the development of recruitment and student support strategies that will enable CU Boulder to recruit, retain, and graduate a...
Beth Myers

Beth Myers

Assistant Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives
Dr. Beth A. Myers is the Assistant Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives at the University of Colorado Boulder. She has worked for the University of Colorado in various capacities since 1999, including as Director of Analytics, Assessment and Accreditation and Director of Access and Recruiting for the College of Engineering and Applied Science. She also held a Research Associate position performing program evaluation and assessment for the Integrated Teaching...
Dana Parcher

Dana Parcher

Director, Advisor Training & Development
As CU Boulder's Program Director for Advisor Training and Development, Dana does more than train advisors. With more than 10 years of advising experience and program management, she is extremely passionate about cultivating a campus-wide community of informed, compassionate professionals who aim to provide high quality experiences for students. As Program Director, she is responsible for making a campus-wide vision for advising excellence unfold by implementing strategies to help professionals...
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Corinna S. Rohse

Director, Student Academic Success Center (SASC)
Hello! I am the Director of SASC, a multicultural learning community whose students, faculty, and staff are dedicated to the academic, personal, and professional success of CU Boulder undergraduates. Trained as a teacher and scholar in literature and philosophy, I hold my BA from the University of British Columbia and my PhD from Harvard University. I have a 25-year record of teaching and administration in higher education that focuses on...

Aaron Roof

Director, Presidents Leadership Class
Originally from Baltimore, MD, Aaron Roof graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1997 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, and commissioned as an infantry officer. Aaron served in multiple leadership positions in both the infantry and special operations. He lived and served all over the world deploying multiple times to combat operations throughout the Middle East, Levant, Arabian Peninsula and North Africa. In 2014 he transitioned to the...
Diana Salazar

Diana Salazar

Director, International Student & Scholar Services
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Deborah Viles

Director, Office of Top Scholarships and Assessment Coordinator
Deborah Viles works in the Office of Undergraduate Education as Assistant to the Vice Provost and Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor, where she has two primary roles. In her role as Director of the Office of Top Scholarships, Deborah works with students applying for nationally prestigious scholarships, like the Rhodes, the Truman, the Goldwater, and others. She advises students through the process from beginning to end, from identifying and...

Provost's Office for Academic Innovation

Randall Fullington

Randall Fullington

Director for Program Development
Debbie Go

Debbie Go

Sr. Finance and Business Services Professional
Christopher Haynes

Christopher James Haynes

Director for Learning Experience Design
Manuel Laguna

Manuel Laguna

Faculty Associate for Global Engagement
Manuel Laguna is the MediaOne Professor of Management Science at the Leeds School of Business and the Faculty Associate for Global Engagement at the Office of Strategic Initiatives of the University of Colorado Boulder. He has masters and doctoral degrees in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. His research in the interface between artificial intelligence and operations research comprises over one hundred publications, including...

Jenny Lane

Assistant Program Manager
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Quentin McAndrew

Executive Director, Digital Initiatives & Assistant Vice Provost
Dr. McAndrew serves as the Provost’s Office’s representative for the development of high-level academic projects and partner relationships on campus, nationally, and internationally, and she directs CU Boulder’s Digital Learning Initiatives unit, which is responsible for all Massively Open Online Course (MOOC) development and strategy on the CU Boulder campus. Dr. McAndrew’s own MOOC on business writing currently hosts over 16,000 active students from 165 different countries around the globe...

Scott Millspaugh

Learning Experience Designer

Leá Norcross

Learning Experience Designer