About the Associate Vice Chancellor
Doug Lape (Associate Vice Chancellor)
Doug Lape has been appointed associate vice chancellor for business services, effective Wednesday, March 1. He had been serving as interim in the role since Sept. 1, 2022. He oversees the overall administration and strategic leadership for campus food services (meal plans, retail dining, catering, concessions and convenience stores), bookstores and other campus retail operations, reprographic services, vending and ATMs, mail and package services, licensing and trademark management, 49er ID card services, and parking and transportation services.
Lape has served as the director of parking and transportation services since 2015. Prior to joining UNC Charlotte, Lape spent the majority of his professional career at The Ohio State University and Ohio University. He also spent four years in parking industry sales and technology development. Lape holds a bachelor’s degree in agribusiness from The Ohio State University.