Leadership & Teams

Leadership

Maurie McInnis

Maurie McInnis

Executive Vice President and Provost
Professor, American Studies and Art History

Maurie McInnis is the university’s chief academic officer, responsible for academic programs dedicated to students and faculty, and is the leader of strategic planning for UT Austin’s academic future. She works closely with the deans and other academic unit leaders over libraries, museums, collections, and research centers.

Tasha Beretvas

Tasha Beretvas

Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor, Educational Psychology

Tasha Beretvas ensures the integrity, quality, and transparency of policies and procedures related to faculty. Her office manages faculty issues including promotion and tenure, advancement, professional development, family matters, and gender equity.

Sonia Feigenbaum

Sonia Feigenbaum

Senior Vice Provost for Global Engagement
Chief International Officer

Sonia Feigenbaum provides institutional leadership for advancing international strategy and global engagement that advance the profile, reputation, and mission of UT Austin. She leads strategic partnerships, collaborations, and oversees global services supporting students and faculty.

Rachelle Hernandez

Rachelle Hernandez

Senior Vice Provost for Enrollment Management

Rachelle Hernandez works to ensure a visible and strong commitment to the recruitment, enrollment, and success of students. She oversees the offices of admissions, financial aid, registrar, and enrollment analytics, as well as the Student Success Initiatives team.

Larry Singell

Larry Singell

Senior Vice Provost for Resource Management
Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Larry Singell oversees development of academic budgets, strategic planning, academic facility and space utilization, renovations, and support for all capital projects. He is responsible for accreditation, assessment, and the Office of Institutional Reporting, Research, and Information Systems (IRRIS).

Mark J.T. Smith

Mark J. T. Smith

Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

As the senior vice provost for academic affairs, Mark J. T. Smith develops and implements strategic policies and practices that will allow the university to define and pursue future academic priorities. He also serves as dean of the Graduate School.

Assistant to Maurie McInnis

Mayda Cruz

Mayda Cruz

Executive Assistant

Chief of Staff

Rose Martinelli

Rose Martinelli

Chief of Staff

Dave Wolcott

Dave Wolcott

Deputy for Special Projects

Laura Paquette

Laura Paquette

Senior Administrative Associate

Receptionist and Office Manager

Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Administrative Associate

Diversity

Edmund T. Gordon

Edmund T. Gordon

Vice Provost for Diversity

Elizabeth Donihoo

Elizabeth Donihoo

Executive Assistant to Edmund T. Gordon

Undergraduate Academic Affairs

David Platt

David Platt

Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs

Faculty Affairs

Janet Dukerich

Janet Dukerich

Vice Provost for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution

Carmen Shockley

Carmen Shockley

Assistant Vice President

Del Watson

Del Watson

Director

Michelle George

Michelle George

Assistant Director for Faculty Affairs

Academic Personnel Services

Tinley Hald

Tinley Hald

Director

Catherine Ngo

Catherine T. Ngo

Assistant Director

Riley Moore

Riley Moore

Workday Academic Lead

Lonnie Lisenbee

Lonnie Lisenbee

Senior Academic Personnel Coordinator

Stephanie Wooley

Stephanie Wooley

Senior Academic Personnel Coordinator

Erin Negron

Erin Negron

Administrative Associate

Resource Management

Lisa Ellison

Lisa Ellison

Executive Assistant to Larry Singell

Kathy Foster

Kathy Foster

Associate Vice Provost for Academic Business Affairs and Chief Business Officer

Ashley Nemec

Ashley Nemec

Assistant Vice Provost and Academic Budget Officer

Ross Johnson

Ross Johnson

Director of Academic Space Planning

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Director of Business Affairs

Don Aleman

Don Aleman

Assistant Director for Business Affairs and Chief Business Officer for Graduate Studies

Amanda Schaefer

Amanda Schaefer

Senior Human Resource Coordinator

Markie Troutman

Markie Troutman

Financial Analyst

Selina Yanez

Selina Yanez

Administrative Services Officer I

Strategic Academic Initiatives

Linda Dickens

Linda Dickens

Associate Vice Provost

Jeff Freels

Jeff Freels

Director of Academic Policy and Compliance

Ashleigh Moses

Ashleigh Moses

Senior Strategic Coordinator

Tiffany Willis

Tiffany Willis

Senior Administrative Manager

Kathleen Krysher

Kathleen Krysher

Graduate Research Assistant

Global Engagement

Cheryl Lane

Cheryl Lane

Executive Assistant to Sonia Feigenbaum

Jeff Stover

Jeff Stover

Deputy Director for Finance

Communications

Joey Williams

Joey Williams

Director of Communications

Adrienne Dawson

Adrienne Dawson

Research Communications Manager

Kathleen Harrison

Communications Manager

Henry Tijerina III

Henry Tijerina III

Digital Project Manager

Student Associates

Edenya Asgedom

Edenya Asgedom

Strategic Academic Initiatives

Cameron Bevers

Cameron Bevers

Administrative

Delaney Petermann

Delaney Petermann

Resource Management

Citlali Rodriguez

Citlali Rodriguez

Academic Personnel Services