Here is a summary of the executive team who lead the five (5) regions within Berkeley Regional Services (BRS).
Arash Komeili is a Professior in Plant & Microbial Biology at UC Berkeley. He is also the Regional Associate Dean for the BEST Region. You can read more about Professor Komeli by going to his Plant &...Read more about Arash Komeili
Cynthia Weekley has been a member of the UC Berkeley campus community since 2001. She first joined Central Human Resources in Employment Services. In 2005, she joined the ERSO team as the Human Resources Director and helped launch the organization. In January 2018, she was named the Regional (...Read more about Cynthia Weekley
Julia comes to UC Berkeley with over 12 years of management experience in the area of research and sponsored programs with significant work experience overseeing the entire grant lifecycle from peer review to post-award grants management. Most recently, Julia was the Interim Executive Director...Read more about Julia Arno
Marc Fisher, Vice Chancellor Administration for UC Berkeley also serves as the executive leader for the BEARS Region. You can read a bit more about his journey at Berkeley here.Read more about Marc Fisher
Maximilian Auffhammer is a George Pardee Jr. Professor of International Sustainable Development for UC Berkeley, and a Regional Associate Dean, Letter of Science. Go here to read his webpage for full details.Read more about Maximilian Auffhammer
Maya first joined UC Berkeley in 2011 as a Research Administrator. In 2013, she accepted the role of Contracts and Grants Supervisor for Campus Shared Services, supporting various Organized Research Units (ORUs) including The California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3).
Prior...Read more about Maya Serban
Patrick makes his official return to UC Berkeley where he previously served as the Director of Business Operations for the Division of Student Affairs from 2015 - 2019. During his tenure, he managed a $350M operating budget, 41 departments, and 4,214 employees. He also orchestrated four (4)...Read more about Patrick Reedy
Ronald E. Dahl
Ronald E. Dahl is the Director of the Institute of Human Development at UC Berkeley. He also directs the Adolescent Research Collaborative and is the Founding Director of the Center for the...Read more about Ronald E. Dahl
Seamus is the Assistant Vice Chancellor and Executive Director of Business Operations for the Administrative Division at Berkeley.
Berkeley Regional Services as well as the Parking & Transportation (P&T) and Office of Emergency Management (interim) departments are all under his...Read more about Seamus Wilmot
Tarek I. Zohdi
Tarek Zohdi is the Associate Dean for Research and a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He also serves as the ERSO Region's Regional Associate Dean. Read more about Professor Zohdi's bio on his Berkeley...Read more about Tarek I. Zohdi
Teal brings ten years of higher ed administrative experience serving the State of California in progressively responsible roles beginning in the CSU system and coming to UC Berkeley in 2014. In her most recent role as Interim Director of Finance Systems, Teal collaborated with many individuals...Read more about Teal Sexton