Office of the Chancellor

LESA ROE
UNT System Chancellor

Lesa Roe took office as the University of North Texas System Chancellor in October, 2017. She is the chief executive officer of the UNT System and is responsible for all aspects of the System’s operations, including general oversight of 10,000+ employees and the three UNTS campuses – UNT in Denton, UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth and UNT Dallas – as well as the UNT System administration. 
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UNT System Building | 1901 Main Street | Dallas, Texas 75201
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Chancellor's Cabinet

PAUL CORLISS
Chief Communications Officer
Paul Corliss leads marketing and communications for the UNT System under Chancellor Lesa Roe and also oversees marketing and communications for UNT Dallas. 
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RAMA DHUWARAHA
Chief Information Officer
Rama Dhuwaraha leads IT Shared Services and is responsible for a system-wide information technology strategic plan, as well as short-term and long-term budgets for all UNTS institutions. Mr. Dhuwaraha also guides governance, priority settings and decision making structures in order to create a high-performing, customer-focused IT service organization.
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NANCY S. FOOTER
Vice Chancellor, General Counsel
Nancy S. Footer has served as UNTS Vice Chancellor and General Counsel since March 2004. Previously, Footer was General Counsel for Bowling Green State University. Prior to her tenure at BGSU, she served as Associate General Counsel for the University of Houston System. 

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ROSEMARY R. HAGGETT
Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs and Student Success
As the UNTS Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Student Success, Haggett directs the UNT System’s academic planning, reporting, and campus support. As Chief Academic Officer, she provides leadership and consultation in the development of the academic planning process, academic and research policy, and academic personnel policy.
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JACK MORTON
Vice Chancellor, Government Relations
Jack Morton has served as Vice Chancellor for Government Relations since 2002, managing all governmental affairs for the UNT System and its institutions.
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CASSANDRA NASH
Interim Vice Chancellor, Facilities Planning & Construction
In her interim role, Cassandra Nash is responsible for managing campus master planning and major construction for all of the UNT System campuses. 
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GARY RAHLFS
Vice Chancellor, Finance
Gary Rahlfs joined the UNT System in 2018 serves as the System's chief financial officer.
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BARBARA ABERCROMBIE, Ph.D., SPHR
Chief Human Capital Officer
In her role, Barbara Abercrombie, Ph.D., SPHR, oversees the human resources efforts for more than 10,000 faculty and staff at UNT System’s three campuses, as well as with UNT System Administration.   
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REY RODRIGUEZ
Associate Vice Chancellor, Government Relations
& Chief Policy Operations Officer

In his role as Associate Vice Chancellor for Government Relations, Rey Rodriguez serves as the UNT System's Chief Policy Operations Officer.
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Chancellor's Staff

 

KAY MILES
Assistant to the Chancellor
Kay Miles manages the day-to-day operations of the Chancellor's Office and provides senior administrative support to the Chancellor.
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JESSICA ROSAS
Administrative Coordinator
Jessica Rosas provides administrative support to the Chancellor’s Office.
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