Golden Bear Orientation Steering Committee

Fostering new students’ transition to Berkeley

The Golden Bear Orientation (GBO) Steering Committee is responsible for governance and oversight of Golden Bear Experience, UC Berkeley’s new student transition program.

Co-chaired by the Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education and the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, the GBO Steering Committee develops the goals, timelines, financial models, working groups, and technology needed to continuously improve Golden Bear Experience and provide incoming students with a common experience that welcomes students to the scholarly life of Berkeley.


GBO Steering Committee Members

Name Affiliation

Catherine P. Koshland
Co-chair

Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education

Stephen C. Sutton
Co-chair

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Bob Jacobsen Dean of Undergraduate Studies, College of Letters and Science
Micki Antovich Assistant Dean of Students and Director, New Student Services
Oscar Dubón Vice Chancellor of Equity and Inclusion

Staff to GBO Steering Committee

Name Affiliation
Anne Jones                                    Assistant Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Cindy Bumgarner Assistant Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education
Lauren Beilin Project Analyst, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs