Who is involved?

UC Santa Cruz is bringing a diverse range of people to the table. Creating a thoughtful plan requires broad input with insight into the issues and the opportunities. The committees and working groups will be posted here as they become available.

Long-Range Development Planning (LRDP) committee

This committee will direct and oversee a physical plan that responds to the academic framework.

  • Keith Brant - Vice Chancellor - University Relations
  • George Brown - Faculty representative
  • Ceil Cirillo - community member
  • Elizabeth Cowell - University Librarian
  • Charlie Eadie - Alumni Association representative
  • Ami Gonzalez - Student Union Assembly representative
  • Karen Holl - Faculty representative
  • Maxine Jimenez - Student Union Assembly representative
  • Don Lane - community member
  • Sarah Latham - Co-Chair & Vice Chancellor - Business & Administrative Services (BAS)
  • Kimberly Lau - Co-Chair, Professor of Literature, and Vice Chair of the Academic Senate
  • Julisa Lopez - Amah Mutsun student representative
  • Sue Matthews - Associate Vice Chancellor - Colleges, Housing and Educational Services
  • Tyrus Miller - Vice Provost & Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Daniel Press - Faculty representative
  • Lucy Rojas - Interim Dean of Students
  • Susan Solt - Dean of Arts
  • Angela Steele - Staff Advisory Board
  • Michelle Whittingham - Associate Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management
  • Alexander Wolf - Dean of Engineering

Executive Committee

This committee will provides oversight for process; reviewing recommendations coming from LRDP committee and ensuring fiscal accountability for expenditures related to planning process.


  • Co-chairs of LRDP Committee
  • Chair of Academic Senate
  • Chair of Student Union Association
  • Chair of Graduate Student Association
  • Vice Chancellor Planning and Budget
  • Associate Chancellor

A community advisory group will also be established