Duke Leadership Academy Scholars Profile
Title: Associate Director of Foundation Relations
Senior Management Area: University Development
Class Year: 2017
Vera Luck joined the Foundation Relations team in 2013 and has worked in University Development at Duke since 2001. She seeks foundation support for the Trinity College science departments, the Pratt School of Engineering, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke Energy Initiative, and Duke Lemur Center, and is a liaison to Duke University Press. Prior to joining Foundation Relations, Vera worked in the Principal Gifts and Prospect Research offices, and prior to Duke, worked for the Durham Literacy Center. She is originally from Minnesota and holds a B.A. in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.