Staff Directory

Nancy Anderson

Executive Assistant to the Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor

nhanders@uci.edu

Serves as primary point-of-contact for Provost's calendar, administrative support and general inquiries.


Mary J. Chappell-Davee

Operations Manager

mcdavee@uci.edu

Manages personnel, business, space renovation projects, and administrative operations.


Elysia Cunningham

Administrative Specialist

elysia@uci.edu

Maintains calendars, schedules appointments, meetings and travel for Senior Vice Provost of Academic Affairs and Vice Provost of Academic Personnel. Assists with general support of the Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor's Office.


Imelda Etemadieh

Principal Finance Analyst

ietemadi@uci.edu

Provides financial and administrative analysis, management and reporting for contracts and grants, and budget reporting.


JiWon Kim

Project Administrator for Academic Affairs

jiwon@uci.edu

Oversees all aspects of academic executive recruitments and reviews.  Provides high-level management and support for special projects.


Jeff Lefkoff, Ph.D., MBA

Associate Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

jlefkoff@uci.edu

Provides executive-level policy and administrative advice to the Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor; oversees administration of the Office of the Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor.


Diana Lofflin

Communications Officer

dlofflin@uci.edu

Develops strategic communications and marketing materials for the Offices of the Provost.


Lisa Yamamoto

Executive Assistant to the Associate Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

lisa.yamamoto@uci.edu

Provides a broad range of administrative support for the Associate Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor. Manages special projects and events for the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor.