University Administration

Dedicated to academic excellence as well as fulfilling the metropolitan university mission, UA Little Rock’s administration represents a variety of innovative and gifted leaders who serve to continually strengthen UA Little Rock’s contribution to the state, the region, and beyond.

Christy Drale, Ph.D.
Chancellor
Ann Bain, Ed.D.
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Cody Decker, Ph.D.
Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Steve McClellan
Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration
Christian O’Neal
Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
Joni C. Lee
Vice Chancellor of University Affairs
Velmer S. Burton Jr., Ph.D., Ed.D.
Senior Vice Chancellor for University Strategy and Performance
George Lee
Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics