The Vice President for Administration is responsible for the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the University of Wisconsin System institutions.  The Vice President advises and provides leadership to the Board of Regents, the President of the UW System, and UW institutions in formulating, interpreting, and implementing policies related to sound business operations, oversight, and strategic planning.  It provides leadership for system wide projects to ensure highly functioning services consistent with best practices.  The Vice President supports the President in developing recommendations to assist the Board of Regents in fulfilling its responsibilities to maintain and advance public trust; engage campus leadership in strategic planning and consensus-building to develop campus facilities, IT infrastructure, and human capital.