The UNC System Office houses the offices of the President and other senior administrative officers of the multi-campus University of North Carolina System.
This core administrative staff is responsible for executing the policies of the UNC Board of Governors and providing University-wide leadership in the areas of academic affairs, business and financial management, long-range planning, student affairs, research, legal affairs, and government relations.
The UNC System Office also has administrative oversight of a number of University affiliates, including UNC-TV, the North Carolina Arboretum, the NC State Education Assistance Authority, the NC State Approving Agency, the University of North Carolina Press, and Go Global NC.
Leadership and Organizational Structure
- Norma Houston
Chief of Staff
- Michael Vollmer
Chief Operating Officer
- Kimberly van Noort
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer
- Jennifer Haygood
Senior Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer
- Matthew Brody
Senior Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer
- Andrew P. Kelly
Senior Vice President for Strategy and Policy
- Andrew Tripp
Senior Vice President for Legal Affairs & General Counsel
- Bart Goodson
Senior Vice President of Government Relations
- Thomas Walker
Senior Advisor for Economic Development and Military Affairs