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Attend a fireside chat on UC technology with Van Williams

Van will discuss his past two years leading systemwide information technology initiatives and programs, his plans for the UC tech community and more.


Van Williams

UCBAC leadership event will feature Van Williams

The 2023 UC Black Administrators’ Council Summer Webinar Series has been featuring a diverse array of topics for UC colleagues.


Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru

Watch Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru discuss equity

Hear from Van Williams and Pamela Brown as they share their journeys and perspectives in equity, diversity, inclusion and anti-racism.


Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru

Wednesday: Leading Toward Equity features Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru

UCOP leaders will share unvarnished truths about their personal experiences with equity, diversity and inclusion and how they are working to advance UCOP as an anti-racist organization.


Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru

Leading Toward Equity conversations begin Feb. 15

Next Wednesday, Feb. 15, UCOP leaders will share their personal EDI journeys through a conversation with UCOP staff.


Van Williams, Pamela Brown and Andenet Emiru

Save the Date: UCOP launches Leading Toward Equity conversations

Mark your calendar for Wednesday, Feb. 15, to hear from and engage with leaders as they share their EDI journeys.


UC Systemwide Chief Information Security Officer Jayesh Panchal

UCOP welcomes Systemwide Chief Information Security Officer Jayesh Panchal

Panchal will report to Vice President of Information Technology Services and Chief Information Officer Van Williams.


UCOP leaders will share their stories this Wednesday

Join us to engage with senior leaders, learn about their journeys and gain insights into their career development.


(From left to right): Dr. Carrie L. Byington, Callale Concoon, Lalitha Sanrakan, Van Williams

UCOP leaders will share their career journeys on Oct. 5

UCOP’s senior leaders will share insights into their leadership journeys and how they have developed their careers in a special panel hosted by OPSA and UCOP Learning and Development.


Van Williams

Van Williams appointed as UC’s next CIO and VP for ITS

EVP/COO Rachael Nava sent the following message to all UCOP staff on Aug. 24, 2021. You can also read an interview with Van Williams by Jeané Blunt, IT communications and UC FCC licensing coordinator


Talking diversity with Van Williams

The vice-chancellor of information technology at UC Santa Cruz recently talked to UCOP’s Jeané Blunt about diversity and inclusion initiatives, and his thought leadership at UC.