Associate Dean for Finance and Administration

Headshot of Samuel WilsonSamuel Wilson is a strategic higher education professional skilled in financial management, change management, and staff development. Prior to joining Peabody, he served as Chief Business Officer for the University of Delaware College of Health Sciences. Previously, he has served as Financial Analyst at Siemens Healthcare Global and held analyst and accounting positions with various financial services organizations in Delaware, including Wilmington Trust Company, PNC Global Investments, and Bank of America. Wilson holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Delaware, a Bachelor of Accounting from Goldey-Beacom College, and an MBA in Finance from Wilmington University.

Wilson has managed multi-million-dollar budgets while being recognized for strong cost control efforts and financially responsible decisions. As the Associate Dean for Finance and Administration (Divisional Business Officer), he serves as the CFO for The Peabody Institute with oversight of key administrative functions and is responsible for strategically leading, planning, and organizing the administration functions of the Institute.