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


Interim President Jay Hartzell

Jay Hartzell
Interim President

Daniel Jaffe

Daniel Jaffe
Interim Executive Vice President and Provost
Office of the Provost

Darrell Bazzell

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

Vice Presidents


Chris Del Conte

Chris Del Conte
Vice President and Athletics Director
Athletics

Scott Rabenold

Scott Rabenold
Vice President for Development
University Development Office

Leonard Moore

Leonard N. Moore
Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement
Division of Diversity and Community Engagement

Clay Johnston

S. Claiborne "Clay" Johnston
Vice President for Medical Affairs
Dell Medical School

Alison Preston

Alison Preston
Interim Vice President for Research
Office of the Vice President for Research

Soncia Reagins-Lilly

Soncia Reagins-Lilly
Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Vice President for Student Affairs

Office of the President Executives and Senior Staff


Nancy Brazzil

Nancy Brazzil
Deputy to the President

Jay Dyer

Jay Dyer
Deputy to the President for Government Relations

Mary Lindholm

Mary Lindholm
Executive Director of Finance and Administration

Carlos Martinez

Carlos Martinez
Chief of Staff to the President

Gary Susswein

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.

Office of the President Org Chart

Understand the working relationships between members of the president’s staff.