Office of the President
UW President Ana Mari Cauce

UW President Ana Mari Cauce

Ana Mari Cauce is the 33rd president of the University of Washington. A member of the UW faculty since 1986, she rose through the ranks while increasing her responsibilities through a number of leadership positions.


Spring Address: The Purpose and Power of College in an Age of Skepticism

Join President Ana Mari Cauce for her talk on the value of college to individuals and the world and what our academic community can do to advance the UW’s public service mission. Audience Q&A and reception to follow.

Address Livestream

Professor Mark Richards

Professor Mark Richards

Provost and executive vice president selected

UW President Ana Mari Cauce has named Dr. Mark Richards provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. Richards will serve as the University’s chief academic and budgetary officer and leader.


Annual President’s Address

In her annual address at wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ (Intellectual House), President Ana Mari Cauce addressed how the UW is working to advance Washington and the world.

Video and transcript

Improving health around the world

President Ana Mari Cauce outlines the development of a 25-year vision to advance the health and well-being of people around the world.

Population Health Initiative

Race and Equity Initiative

In April 2015, then-Interim President Ana Mari Cauce held a dialogue with students about equity, racism and difference.

Race & Equity Initiative


Margaret Shepherd
Chief strategy officer
Kim Dinh
Senior director for finance, HR & administration
F&A website

Lenina Arenas-Fuentes
Senior executive assistant to the president
Phyllis Chinn


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