Shannon Freitas

Director of Finance & Operations


Shannon Freitas has more than 15 years of Business Administrative experience in Finance, Human Resources and Accounting and has been a part of the University of Pennsylvania since 2005. Freitas oversees all aspects of the museum’s Finance and Administration, including the overall fiscal operations, budget planning, management of endowment and gift funds, creation of operational structures & procedures, and enforcement of fiscal policies & compliance. Prior to joining ICA in 2012, she worked for the Information Systems and Computing Office of the University of Pennsylvania as a business manager.

She holds a BS in Business Administration with a major in Finance and minor in Computer Information Systems, and she has a post-baccalaureate certificate for working professionals from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business concentrating on Human Resource Management.