Dawn McDevitt

Associate Director, Payables, Tax, and Travel

Dawn McDevitt oversees the Accounts Payable, Payment Request, Payment Services, Tax Advisory Services, and Travel units in IPPS. She is responsible for talent and performance management, change management, and alignment of strategy with the priorities of clients, IPPS, Business and Financial Services, campus, and the University of California.

She has managed programs, services and projects at UC San Diego for 10 years. She has led a team of managers for 8 years and mentored staff beyond the areas she oversees for 4 years.

Fun Fact: Before joining UC San Diego, Dawn was a headhunter in a foreign land (a recruiter in Canada)!  


  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • ProSci Change Management-Certified