Sheila Duffy
Executive Director, Burridge Center for Finance
Burridge Center for Finance

Burridge Mission: To enhance and elevate finance at Leeds, building superior innovation and talent.


Sheila Duffy serves as the executive director of the Burridge Center for Finance at University of Colorado Boulder, Leeds School of Business.  Prior to joining the university, Sheila has a long career in finance spanning both the public and private sectors in the areas of investment management and capital markets. She joins Leeds from PNC Bank’s Denver operations, where she was a vice president in institutional asset management; she also has held leadership positions at Public Trust Advisors, Forest City Enterprises and the New Mexico Treasury, among other roles. Sheila is immediate past president of the national board of Women in Public Finance and is an active mentor and speaker to younger finance professionals and those aspiring to enter the industry. She earned her bachelor’s from Colby College and her finance MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.