Tricia Chastain is Executive Vice Chancellor of Administration for the University System of Georgia (USG). The Administration Division oversees business operations of the USG and its 26 institutions in the areas of Real Estate and Facilities, Legal Affairs, Human Resources, Campus Safety and Communications and Governmental Affairs. Prior to joining USG, Chastain served as President of the Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) where she led the administration of Georgia’s 22 scholarship, grant and loan programs including the lottery‐funded HOPE Programs and the Move on When Ready program. Tricia has also served as the Associate Vice President for Government Relations at the University of Georgia. She began her career in government working in the office of U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson. Tricia is a graduate of the University of Georgia. She lives in Roswell with her two children and is a member of St. Peter Chanel Catholic Church.