Finance & Administration

Sandy ConnollySandy Connolly
Vice Dean for Finance & Administration

Sandy Connolly has over 20 years of operational, financial, accounting, and managerial experience and has led the Trinity College Arts & Sciences Office of Finance & Administration since 2007. In this role she provides provides overall administrative management, coordination and direction of business functions such as financial strategic planning, budget development, human resources and payroll oversight, facilities planning, and space utilization. She is also responsible for oversight of current processes, providing recommendations, and implementing  process improvements; determining cost saving strategies; maximizing revenue and resources; and leading short and long-term financial planning and strategic initiatives.

Connolly came to Duke in 2004 after having worked in the Provost's Office at North Carolina State University as Director of Fiscal Operations and Academic Personnel Services and then as Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Administration. From 2004 to 2007, she provided financial leadership for Duke's Pratt School of Engineering as the Associate Dean for Finance and Operations. She is a CPA, and holds a Master of Science in Management from North Carolina State University, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA.

Phone: (919) 660-5264
Fax: (919) 684-8697

Trinity College of Arts & Sciences
Duke University
109 Allen Building
Box 90044
Durham, North Carolina 27708

Shannon Robbins
Staff Assistant
Phone: (919) 668-2755
Fax: (919) 684-8697