Anne V. Shutkin joined the FAS Dean’s Office in 2019 as Chief of Staff. Immediately prior to Yale, Anne was the Director of Research and Special Projects in the President’s Office of the Central Park Conservancy, where her portfolio included work on strategic planning, board governance, capital projects, and government relations. She also has experience in the private sector, as an associate in the project finance group of Milbank LLP, and in the public sector, as the Executive Director of the NYCIDA and Build NYC at the New York City Economic Development Corporation. Anne is a graduate of Yale College, where she completed the program in Directed Studies and majored in Political Science, and of Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. She is a member of the board of trustees of Bank Street College of Education, serving as chair of the governance committee and secretary of the board.