Tallman Trask III, Executive Vice President

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Tallman Trask III, Executive Vice President

Tallman Trask III is the chief administrative and financial officer for the University. He also serves as Treasurer.

He was appointed Executive Vice President in August of 1995. Prior to that, he served for 8 years as Executive Vice President at the University of Washington, and before that he was Vice Chancellor for Academic Administration at UCLA. Dr. Trask is also an Adjunct Professor of the Practice of Education. He received an AB in History from Occidental College, an MBA from Northwestern, and a PhD from UCLA. He serves on the Research Triangle Foundation Board of Directors and its executive committee, and chairs its finance and administration, and master plan committees. In 2003 he was elected an honorary member of the American Institute of Architects. The American Dance Festival dedicated its 2010 season to him, and in 2013 he was named "Terry Sanford Citizen of the Year" by the Durham Boy Scouts.