Leadership & Staff

The University of Texas at Austin is guided by an extraordinary group of academic leaders and administrators, representing a wide range of disciplines and specialties across campus. 

University Leadership


Maurie McInnis
Executive Vice President and Provost
Office of the Provost

Darrell Bazzell
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Office of Senior VP and CFO

Vice Presidents


Office of the President Executives and Senior Staff


Maria Arrellaga
Executive Director for Presidential Initiatives

Nancy Brazzil
Deputy to the President

Jay Dyer
Deputy to the President for Government Relations

Carlos Martinez
Chief of Staff to the President

Gary Susswein
Chief Communications Officer

University Deans

The Deans at UT Austin are remarkable academic leaders who oversee the development of faculty and students in their respective colleges and schools, while shaping a vision for the future of their fields of expertise.

Past University Presidents

29 presidents have led The University of Texas at Austin since its founding in the late 1800s. These leaders navigated UT through different eras in American history and each left their distinct imprint on the university.   

Office of the President Staff

The Office of the President comprises a group of dedicated staff members who work together to support the president and position the university to thrive.