Elizabeth Vaziri

Director of Finance
Shields Library


Elizabeth is responsible for stewarding the library’s financial resources, including development and implementation of a strategy for the organization’s budget and finances, and oversight of its financial services team.

Having worked at UC Davis since 2005 in various capacities, she has extensive experience with financial planning and the campus’ financial systems. Prior to joining the library, she has had roles in the UC Davis Foundation; Facilities Management in Finance, Operations and Administration; and most recently as Functional Lead for the University’s AggieBudget project.

She has also worked for nonprofits including SFMOMA and the Stanford Business School. She is a licensed CPA and has completed leadership training as well as other professional certifications.