Initiative Members

UC Privacy and Information Security Steering Committee
Position Member
Chair Gene Lucas, Santa Barbara
Executive Vice Chancellor
Systemwide Representation and Support Sheryl Vacca, Office of the President
Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance and Audit Officer

David Ernst, Office of the President
Associate Vice President, Information Resources and Communications and Chief Information Officer
Academic Senate
  • faculty members




  • privacy expert
Matthew Franklin, Davis
Professor of Computer Science

Rafail Ostrovsky, Los Angeles
Professor of Computer Science

Christine Borgman, Los Angeles
Professor and Presidential Chair, Information Studies
Vice Chancellor for Research Charles Louis, Riverside
Vice Chancellor
Vice Chancellor for Administration John Meyer, Davis
Vice Chancellor, Administrative and Resource Management
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Harry LeGrande, Berkeley
Vice Chancellor
Campus IT Representative James Davis, Los Angeles
Vice Provost, Information Technology
Medical Center CIO Mike Minear, Davis Health Services
Chief Information Officer
University Librarian Karen Butter, San Francisco
University Librarian/Assistant Vice Chancellor
Medical Center Privacy Officer Lee Giddings, San Diego Health Sciences
Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer
General Counsel Charlie Robinson, Office of the President
Vice President and General Counsel
Vice Chair, Academic Senate Robert Powell , Systemwide Academic Senate
Academic Senate Vice Chair
UCOP Academic Affairs Lawrence Pitts, Office of the President
Provost and Executive Vice President
UCOP Business Operations Nathan Brostrom, Office of the President
Executive Vice President
President's Compliance Committee Peter Taylor, Office of the President
Chief Financial Officer
Communications Lynn Tierney, Office of the President
Associate Vice President
Systemwide Information Technology Policy Director Stephen Lau, Office of the President
Systemwide Director for Information Management and Technology Policy
UC Undergraduate Student Joshua Van Gelder, Santa Cruz
UC Student Association
UC Graduate Student Jessica Smith, Berkeley
UC Student Association
Council of University of California Staff Assemblies (CUCSA) Brian Gresham, Merced
Chair Elect, CUCSA
Assistant Director, Capital Planning and Space Management
Working Group Chair Kent Wada, Los Angeles
Director, Strategic IT and Privacy Policy
UC Privacy and Information Security Working Group
Position Member
Chair Kent Wada, Los Angeles
Director, Strategic IT and Privacy Policy
Academic Senate David Steigmann, Berkeley
Professory of Mechanical Engineering
IT Policy and Electronic Communications Policy Ann Geyer, Berkeley
Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer

Stephen Lau, Office of the President
Systemwide Director for Information Management and Technology Policy

Janine Roeth, Santa Cruz
Director, Client Services and Security and Information Security Officer
IT Security Jon Good, Office of the President
Director, Information Security

Karl Heins, Santa Barbara
Chief Information Security Officer

Robert Ono, Davis
IT Security Coordinator
Health Sciences Privacy Marti Arvin, UCLA Medical Sciences
Systemwide Campus Health Science Privacy Liaison

Kathleen Naughton, San Diego Health Sciences
Director, Compliance/Privacy Program
Legal Counsel Maria Shanle, Office of General Counsel
Senior Counsel, Governance and Compliance

Cynthia Vroom, Office of General Counsel
Senior Counsel, Governance and Compliance
Records Management Policy Meta Clow, Santa Barbara
Policy and Information Stewardship Officer