Standing Committees and Subcommittees

Updated: March 19, 2019

The Regents have seven standing committees, one subcommittee, and two special committees.


Academic and Student Affairs Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix A

Membership: Regents Butler, Elliott, Estolano, Graves, Kounalakis, Lansing, Morimoto, Ortiz Oakley, Pérez (Chair), Rendon, Sures, Tauscher (Vice Chair), and Zettel
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, Napolitano, and Thurmond
Advisory members: Regent-designate Weddle, Faculty Representative May; Chancellors Block, Christ, Leland, Wilcox, and Yang; Staff Advisor Klimow


Compliance and Audit Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix B

Membership: Regents Anguiano (Vice Chair), Cohen, Elliott (Chair), Estolano, Makarechian, Morimoto, Park, Pérez, Tauscher, and Zettel
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom and Kieffer
Advisory members: Regent-designate Weddle, Faculty Representative May; Chancellor Block, Gillman, Khosla, Leland, and Yang; Staff Advisor Main; Expert Financial Advisor Michael Schini


Finance and Capital Strategies Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix C

Membership: Regents Anderson, Anguiano, Blum, Cohen, Kounalakis, Leib, Makarechian (Chair), Park (Vice Chair), Rendon, and Sherman
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, and Napolitano
Advisory members: Regents-designate Simmons and Um, Faculty Representative Bhavnani; Chancellors Blumenthal, Gillman, Hawgood, Khosla and May; Staff Advisor Main; Student Advisor Huang


Governance Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix D

Membership: Regents Elliott, Kieffer (Chair), Lansing, Makarechian, Napolitano, Newsom, Ortiz Oakley, Pérez (Vice Chair), and Sherman


Health Services Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix E

Membership: Regents Blum, Guber, Lansing (Chair), Makarechian, Park, Sherman (Vice Chair), and Zettel
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, and Napolitano
Non-voting members: Executive Vice President Stobo; Chancellors Block and Hawgood; Sandra Hernandez, M.D.; Steve Lipstein, MHA; David Spahlinger, M.D.; UC San Francisco Professor Steve Hetts, M.D.


Investments Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix F

Membership: Regents Anderson, Anguiano (Vice Chair), Cohen, Leib, Makarechian, Morimoto, Park, Sherman (Chair), and Zettel
Ex officio member: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, and Napolitano
Advisory members: Regents-designate Simmons and Um, Faculty Representative Bhavnani; Chancellors Hawgood, Khosla, and Yang; Staff Advisor Main; Student Advisor Huang; Drew Zager


Public Engagement and Development Committee

Committee Charter: see Appendix G

Membership: Regents Anderson, Blum, Butler, Graves (Vice Chair), Guber, Lansing, Leib, Ortiz Oakley (Chair), Rendon, and Sherman
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, and Napolitano
Advisory members: Regents-designate Simmons and Um, Faculty Representative Bhavnani; Chancellors Blumenthal, Christ, Hawgood, May and Wilcox; Staff Advisor Klimow; Student Advisor Huang


National Laboratories Subcommittee

Committee Charter: see Appendix A

Membership: Regents Estolano, Kounalakis, Morimoto, Napolitano, Ortiz Oakley, Tauscher (Chair), and Zettel (Vice Chair)
Ex officio member: Regent Pérez
Advisory members: Faculty Representative May; Chancellors Block, Christ, and Yang


Special Committee on Nominations

Committee Charter: see Appendix H

Membership: Regents Anguiano, Elliott, Estolano, Kieffer, Lansing, Sherman (Chair), and Zettel


Special Committee on Basic Needs

Committee Charter: see Appendix I

Membership: Regents Anguiano, Butler, Cohen, Graves (Chair), Morimoto, Oakley, and Pérez
Ex officio members: Regents Newsom, Kieffer, and Napolitano
Advisory member: Regents-designate Simmons and Weddle, Faculty Representative Bhavnani; Chancellor May