Lysa Teal has more than 20 years of experience in higher education. Her experiences include roles in public, private, small and large institutions of higher education. Most recently holding the title of Vice President of Administration and Finance at both Newbury College in Brookline, Massachusetts and Rhode Island College in Providence, RI. Prior to those positions, Lysa held various leadership roles in the areas of finance at the University of Connecticut and Brown University. Lysa’s responsibilities in these various roles include oversight of all financial functions including the bursar, information technology, human resources, capital projects and public safety. Lysa holds a Master of Public Administration from the University of Connecticut and a B.A. in Political Science from the Pennsylvania State University.