College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

The CNR Advisory Board

Watson 'Mac' Laetsch

Watson “Mac” Laetsch, former Vice Chancellor for Development, led UC Berkeley’s development effort during the last two years of Berkeley’s Keeping the Promise campaign. Previous administrative posts included service as vice chancellor for undergraduate affairs, director of the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden and director of the Lawrence Hall of Science. Laetsch attended Wabash College, earned his Ph.D. in biology at Stanford University, and is a UC Berkeley Professor Emeritus of Botany.

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