University of California, Riverside


Security Contacts

Please feel free to contact C&C or departmental technology professionals with any questions, comments, or concerns you might have about anything found in this web site.

For general information about Security @ UCR and C&C’s vision for cyber security, please contact John Virden, Chief Information Security Officer (

For information about departmental firewalls, please contact Israel Fletes, Director, Educational Technology and Computing Services (

For support installing or utilizing anti-virus, anti-spyware, or VPN software, please contact the Help Desk ( or dial 2-4848).

For assistance relating to securing protected, personal information (credit card, driver license, or social security numbers), please contact Jonathan Ocab, Manager, Information Security Operations (

For information about a departmental security discussion and presentation, please contact Bill Green, Governance, Risk, and Compliance Manager (

For support in your department or unit, please contact members of UCR’s Technical Advisory Group as noted below:

GSOE Robert Wolfer IT Manager
BCOE John Cleary Systems Administrator
Victor Hill Manager, Technical Operations
CHASS James Lin Chief Technology Officer
Raymon Holguin Programmer/Analyst
SOBA William Manes Director of IT Services
CNAS Joanna Nguyen Programmer Analyst
Jennifer Farias Manager, Budget & Fin. Operations
UNEX Dave Wossum Programmer Analyst
Fred Do Programmer Analyst
Library Diane Bisom Assoc. Univ. Librarian-IT & Systems
Dan Szilagyi Manager of Cyberinfrastructure
Chancellor/EVC Sam Robbin IT Manager
GRAD DIV Andrea Gonzales Financial Operations Manager
R&ED Office Stan Fletcher Programmer Analyst
VCSA Deborah Enright Sr. Director
Ken Wolfrom Programmer Analyst
VCUA Joe Parent Constituent Reporting & Systems
BIOMED Alaxis Timothy Administrative Assistant
Architects & Engineers  Kelly Murphy Operations Manager
VPUE  Efren Gomez Programmer Analyst
Athletics Sam Robbin IT Manager
VC BAS Kelly Murphy Operations Manager
SOM Armando Gauna Interim Chief Technology Officer
C&C John Virden Chief Information Security Officer

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Computing & Communications
Computing & Communications Bldg.

Tel: (951) 827-4741
Fax: (951) 827-4541