Matt Dulcich, AICP

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Position Title
Local Government Relations Manager

Government and Community Relations, Office of the Chancellor


Matt Dulcich is the Local Government Relations Manager for UC Davis focusing on land use, transportation, housing, planning, and environmental issues.  He has a dual role for UC Davis serving as both the Director of Environmental Planning within the campus planning office and as the Local Government Relations Manager for the Government and Community Relations unit within the Office of the Chancellor.

For Government and Community Relations, Matt represents the campus on local government committees and boards such as the City of Davis Core Area Specific Plan committee and serving presently as the UC Davis board member to the Yolo County Transportation District and to the Yolo Habitat Conservancy. 

Matt provides strategic direction to guide campus strategy and advocacy for key campus issues and serves as a resource for elected officials and municipal leaders seeking campus support and collaboration for community planning issues.

For campus planning, Matt provides expert leadership to ensure compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act and all facets of environmental planning for the UC Davis campus, the UC Davis Health campus, and off-campus locations.  In addition, Matt leads the CEQA strategy and compliance for the research and extension center sites managed throughout California by the University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources.