The University is headed by the University President, appointed by the board. The president has a renewable four-year term. another term.
The current university president is Dr. Nestor M. De Vera, a native of Pila, Laguna. He was born on May 15, 1959 at Camarines Sur. He completed his Elementary Curriculum at Pila Central School. At Camarines State Agricultural College, he fulfilled Secondary Curriculum and took Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education, Major in Animal Husbandry from the same State College. He earned the title Ph. D. in Agricultural Sciences from the Dela Salle-Araneta University. This man, who faithfully held various top positions in an academic community, dared the tremendous challenge to lead a University which envisions herself to be a premiere university in this part of the country. He is a man of vision, a staunch advocate of the sublime significance of research to our lives, a teacher, held various top positions in an academic community and most significantly a University President who is willing to lay down his life for the good of his people