Global Affairs Advisory Council
Supporting the Global Affairs mission to inspire global curiosity, understanding, and engagement.
Council members are ambassadors who promote Global Affairs initiatives, including Global Education for All, and support Global Affairs priorities through events, alumni engagement and philanthropic leadership.
Daniel “Dan” M. Dooley '73
Principal, New Current Water and Land, LLC
Allan E. Goodman
President and CEO, Institute of International Education (IIE)
Eivind Lange, III '77
President, Paradigm Sports
David W. Pearson '84
Managing Director, Meadowood Napa Valley
Naoki Shimazaki '80
Partner, GCA Law Partners LLP
Chair, Global Affairs Advisory Council
Cecelia Lakatos Sullivan '83
CEO, Noopl, Inc.
Chair, Nominations and Recruitment Sub-Committee
Ann M. Veneman '70
Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (2001-05), UNICEF Executive Director (2005-10)
About UC Davis Global Affairs
Global Affairs brings the world to UC Davis, welcoming more than 10,000 international students, scholars and leaders, and hosting programs that inspire global curiosity, understanding and engagement. Compelled by the valuable outcomes of thinking globally, we make transformative opportunities a reality by supporting the thousands of students and faculty learning and researching globally—and by facilitating collaborations that tackle the world’s most pressing challenges through more than 150 global partnerships.
Putting our vision of a UC Davis community that engages, thrives, and leads in this interconnected world into action, Global Affairs is in pursuit of an ambitious goal: Global Education for All.