Unit Heads and Security Leads

Definition of Roles

  • Unit Head - In the context of information security a "Unit Head" is a generic term for Dean, vice chancellor, associate vice chancellor, or other accountable executive in a senior role who has the authority to allocate budget and is responsible for Unit performance, administration, and risk acceptance. The following senior roles may also be Unit Heads if explicitly delegated by the responsible Dean, VC, or AVC: department chairs, principal investigators, directors, or senior managers.
  • Unit Information Security Lead - A term for the Workforce Member(s) appointed by the Unit Head and assigned responsibility for ensuring tactical execution of information security activities including, but not limited to: implementing security controls; reviewing and updating risk assessments; devising procedures for the proper handling, storing and disposing of electronic media within the Unit; and reviewing access rights. These activities are performed in consultation with the Unit Head.

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Unit Heads are the executives accountable and responsible for overseeing the execution of UC and Campus information security policies within the Unit.
  • Unit Information Security Lead (also known as Security Lead) is designated by the Unit Head and is responsible for ensuring execution of information security activities within the Unit.

Full list of responsibilities: Unit Head | Unit Information Security Lead

Unit Heads & Unit Information Security Leads:

Table below only shows information for the Units that have begun implementation of the IS-3 Project and will be updated as new Units are onboarded. 

Unit

Sub-Unit

Unit Head

Security Lead

Haas School of Business Data & Research Support Ann Harrison, Dean and Bank of America Chair, Haas School of Business Pierre Chew
Haas School of Business Enterprise & Media Services Ann Harrison, Dean and Bank of America Chair, Haas School of Business Phil Mahoney
Information Services & Technology API Platforms, Engineering, and Service Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Bernie Rossi
Information Services & Technology Data and Platform Services Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) David Rieger
Information Services & Technology Enterprise Applications Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Kamyar Marashi
Information Services & Technology Enterprise Data Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Daniel Grieb
Information Services & Technology Finance, ReIT Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Michelle Kresch
Information Services & Technology Infrastructure Services & Telecommunications Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) David Rieger
Information Services & Technology IT Client Services Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Micah Bot-Miler
Office of the Chief Information Officer Information Security Office Jenn Stringer, Associate Vice Chancellor for IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO) Greg Snow
Optometry Clinic Monica Porter, Senior Assistant Dean of Operations Davis Swaminathan
School of Law Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean of Berkeley Law, Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law Gabriel Gonzales
University Health Services Dr Guy Nicolette, Dean of Berkeley Law, Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law Jeff Kreutzen