Sponsored Programs Assurance Manager

Stefani joined Duke in 2021 as Sponsored Programs Assurance Compliance Manager. Stefani’s recent experience is in management of comprehensive, wide-ranging departmental functions including sponsored programs as well as purchasing, finance, human resources and staffing, development, and process improvement. Prior to joining Duke, Stefani worked at North Carolina State University Department of Nuclear Engineering where she managed all business operations to include the department’s robust pre- and post-award portfolio.

Stefani’s work with OARC focuses on compliance assurance for Duke’s sponsored programs.

Education & Credentials:  Diplôme d'université (Université Montpellier, France); Master of Arts (Monterey Institute of International Studies); Juris Doctor (University of Wisconsin, Madison); Master of Arts (Middlebury College, Paris); Bachelor of Arts (Howard University)