Vice President For Administration and Chief Financial Officer
President James M. Rosser has announced the appointment of Lisa Chavez as Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer at California State University, Los Angeles.
As vice president, Chavez provides overall direction to the University's Division of Administration and Finance, which encompasses Financial Services, Human Resources Management, Facilities Services, Public Safety, Facilities Planning and Construction, Student Housing and Administrative Technology and Support Services. Chavez also carries fiduciary responsibility for the boards of the CSULA Foundation, University Auxiliary Services, Inc., and the University Development Corporation. She exercises fiduciary oversight of Associated Students, Inc. and the University-Student Union. She also serves as the University's key executive and advisor on fiscal matters, as its Chief Financial Officer and as its Emergency Operations Executive.
Prior to joining Cal State L.A., Chavez held administrative positions at CSU Dominguez Hills, Office of the Chancellor, and CSU San Marcos. She has been active on many CSU system-wide finance-related committees. She earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Chico State University and an MBA from CSU Dominguez Hills.