Gina Dayton is the chief administrative officer for the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. She began her career at UC Davis in 2006 as administrator of the UC Cancer Center Alliance, and then served as assistant director for the Population Science and Health Disparities Program from 2007-2010. Her responsibilities encompass strategic planning, research administration, fiscal and business management, human resources, development and administrative oversight for clinical research. Ms. Dayton is a passionate advocate for cancer education, survivorship programs and public policies that direct more funding to cancer research. She holds a Master of Public Administration degree.