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Lisa Zapata

Senior Associate Vice Chancellor, Division of Academic and Student Affairs

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Lisa Zapata serves as a senior associate vice chancellor for the Division of Academic and Student Affairs.

Zapata began working at NC State in 1998, serving in progressive leadership roles within the Division of Student Affairs for 14 years and providing leadership within the Division of Academic and Student Affairs for the past seven years. As the senior associate vice chancellor, she provides support to Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Naval ROTC; Military and Veteran Services; Student Health Services; Counseling Center and Prevention Services; Career Development Center; Fraternity and Sorority Life; Student Conduct; Student Legal Services; and Student Media.

Zapata received her bachelor’s in Psychology from UNC-Chapel Hill and both her master’s in Counseling and her doctorate in Educational Research and Policy Analysis from NC State University. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor.