Lisa Frace

Portrait of Lisa Frace

Position Title
Chief Finance Officer and Budget Officer


Lisa serves as Chief Finance and Budget Officer and is responsible for leading the groups that are stewards of financial resources which includes Budget and Institutional Analysis, Finance, Office of Business Transformation, Supply Chain Management, and the UC Davis Preferred Partnership Program. 

Lisa has over 25 years of finance, treasury, strategic planning and budget management experience. She joins UC Davis from Arizona State University, where she served as Chief Budget Officer and Associate Vice President of Budget and Planning. In 2017, Lisa received the Rising Star Award from NACUBO, which recognizes outstanding professionals in higher education.