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About Us

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Job Opportunities

To review open positions or submit an application for an open position with Safety Services, please visit the UC Davis Human Resources Job Search.

Who We Are:

Eric KvigneOffice of the Associate Vice Chancellor
Eric Kvigne, Associate Vice Chancellor - Safety Services
Executive Assistant: Angelina Madrigal-Alonso
Overall planning, outreach, and coordination of the Safety Services organization and its programs.
Telephone: 530-752-1247
FAX: 530-752-4527

Clement StokesEmergency Management and Mission Continuity
Clement Stokes, Director (Staff Listing)
Administrative Assistant: Daniella Hanson 
Assists the campus in preparing for, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating the effects of an emergency or disaster.
Telephone: 530-752-6463
FAX: 530-752-4527

Curtis PlotkinEnvironmental Health and Safety
Curtis P. Plotkin, Director (Unit Org Chart)
Executive Assistant: Angelina Madrigal-Alonso
Telephone: 530-754-0456
Fax: 530-752-4527


Jim PattersonFire Prevention Services
James Patterson, Fire Marshal (Staff Listing)
Provides the UC Davis central campus and remote operations (such as Bodega Bay Marine Laboratory) with state regulated fire prevention services related to code enforcement and life and property protection.
FAX: 530-754-8184

Safa HussainRisk and Safety Solutions
Safa Hussain, Director (Staff Listing)
Administrative Assistant: Katherine Burggraf
Provides information technology solutions and services for research administration, compliance, and risk management in support of researchers and administrators. Current clients include Safety Services, UC-wide Enterprise Risk Management, UC-wide technology for Environmental Health & Safety, and UC-wide Learning Management System tools.
Main Office Location: 202 Cousteau Pl., Suite 205, Davis, CA 95618
Telephone: 530-752-9222

Alan EkstrandInstitutional Animal Care and Use
Alan Ekstrand, Administrator (Staff Listing)
Manages the IACUC Office, which provides support for the UC Davis Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
Telephone: 530-752-2364
FAX: 530-752-4994

Roger Belcourt, MD, Director (Staff Listing)
Provides medical care and physical therapy for injured employees, as well as preventive medicine care to campus employees.
Main Office Location: Occupational Health Clinic, Cowell Building
Telephone: 530-752-6051
FAX: 530-752-5277

Gabriella RenteriaRisk Management Services
Gabriella Renteria Risk Manager (Staff Listing)

Supports the university's loss control programs, which include: Auto, GL, EPL, Property, & Workers’ Compensation.
Main Office Location: 276 Hoagland Hall
Telephone: 530-752-2629
FAX: 530-752-3439

No Picture FemaleTeaching and Research Animal Care Services
Laurie Brignolo, DVM, Interim Attending Veterinarian (Unit Org Chart)

Administrative Assistant: Angelina Madrigal-Alonso
Provides a full spectrum of veterinary, research, and cooperative services for the UC Davis research and teaching animal community.
Office Phone: 530-752-0780
Clinic Telephone: 530-752-0514

Shared Support Services:

Business Services


Betsy Fischer
Betsy Fischer, Manger (Staff Listing)
Provides a variety of business services, including administrative and financial support.
Main Office Location: 276 Hoagland Hall
Telephone: 530-752-1493
FAX: 530-752-4527

Admin IT


Lisa Johnston

Lisa Johnston, IT Manager (Staff Listing)
Provides a variety of IT services, including website and application development, and infrastructure management.
Main Office Location: 1441 Research Park Drive
Telephone: 530-752-1222