Amanda Chavez

Chair, CUCSA & Past Chair, UC San Diego Staff Assembly (16-17)

Job Title: Senior Analyst, Labor Relations
UC Service: 14 years at UC San Diego
Phone: (858) 945-3349
Pronouns: she/her/hers


Amanda Chavez began working for UC San Diego Human Resources in February 2005 as a Blank Assistant II. In 2007, she became the Work/Life Coordinator and in 2011, her position expanded to include employee relations and policy development responsibilities. In April 2018, she accepted the Labor Relations Senior Analyst position, which includes policy development, HR communications and serving as the HR Liaison with the staff associations and affiliate groups.

As the Work/Life Coordinator, Amanda became actively involved in advocating for programs, resources and services to assist staff with professional and personal success. As such, she became involved with the Staff Association and affiliate group events. In 2015, Amanda was nominated and elected for the position of UC San Diego Staff Association Chair-Elect which lead to her serving as a CUCSA delegate from UC San Diego during the 2015-17 term.

Amanda feels honored to serve on the CUCSA leadership team.