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Office of Vice President, Finance and Treasurer Staff

The Office of Vice President, Finance and Treasurer is headed by Douglas Kudravetz, CFO, Vice President & Treasurer. The office oversees administrative functions that support American University’s academic mission to educate and inform. Our office includes Finance, Budget and Payroll, Facilities and Administrative Services, and Risk Management and Environmental Health and Safety. We oversee the university endowment, facilities design and construction (including the proposed campus enhancements for the coming decade), as well as important university-wide initiatives such as emergency preparedness and sustainability.

  1. Douglas Kudravetz, CFO, Vice President and Treasurer

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    Douglas Kudravetz was named Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of American University in July 2014. As chief financial officer, he oversees the overall financial and investment management of the university. His executive responsibi… More

    Send email to Douglas Kudravetz

    (202) 885-3283

  1. Andrew Huff, Director of Community Relations

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    Huff comes to American University from the office of Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans where he served as Director of Communications. Prior to that, he served in Mayor Adrian Fenty's Office of Community Relations and Services. Huff also previously work… More

    Send email to Andrew Huff

    (202) 885-2167

  2. Ravi Raman, Director of Finance Communications

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    Send email to Ravi Raman

    (202) 885-1795

  3. Charles Smith, Director, Auxiliary Services

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  1. Nana Afari, Manager of Web Systems

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    Send email to Nana Afari

    (202) 885-1557

  2. Bridget Cooney, Finance Project Manager

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    Bridget brings corporate finance experience from several private sector entities, ranging from her work as a program analyst in the aerospace industry to the world of journalism at the Los Angeles Times. Prior to joining American University, Bridget… More

    Send email to Bridget Cooney

    (202) 885-2718

  3. Kathleen Murray, Administrative Coordinator

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    Send email to Kathleen Murray

    (202) 885-1548

  4. Alexander Naula, Finance Project Manager

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    Alex is a certified project management professional with more than ten years of experience in higher education in areas of student life and business administration. His past experience includes website management for an insurance and financial organ… More

    (202) 885-1559

  5. Jessica Siegel Weaver, Finance Project Manager

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    Jessica began her career in music performance and spent many years working in sheet music retail and publishing before moving into non-profit operations. She managed the finance and administration functions of several climate change-focused organiza… More

    Send email to Jessica Siegel Weaver

    (202) 885-6216