Global Affairs Advisory Council

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.

Council Members

Esther Luna DeLozier

Graduate Student Representative
Ph.D. Candidate in Ethnomusicology

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

Evan Pearson

Undergraduate Student Representative
Majoring in International Relations with a double minor in French and Global Studies

Naoki Shimazaki '80

Partner, GCA Law Partners LLP
Chair, Global Affairs Advisory Council

Cecelia Lakatos Sullivan '83

Founder/Investor, CLS Consultants
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)


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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.