Sandra Connolly Named Associate Dean of Finance and Administration at Pratt

DURHAM, N.C. – Sandra P. Connolly has joined Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering as the associate dean of finance and administration.

Connolly comes to Duke from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, where she held the post of assistant vice provost for academic administration. She began Aug. 9.

"Sandra’s extensive experience in finance, research and contract cost compliance and operations management will be an enormous boost as Pratt continues to undergo tremendous growth and dynamic change,” Dean Kristina M. Johnson said.

Connolly holds a M.S. in Management from North Carolina State University, a B.A. in Business Administration from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania, and is a certified public accountant.

Connolly manages and coordinates finance, information technology, budget development, facilities planning, space utilization, grant administration and intellectual property for the Pratt School of Engineering.