Ann Traynor

Director of Advising & Certification Officer


Director of Advising & Certification

Academic Degrees:

Ed.D., Educational Leadership, University of Connecticut
M.A. Higher Education and Student Affairs, University of Connecticut


Ann Traynor is Director of Academic Advising and Certification Officer at the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut. She has chaired the University’s Advising Network, and is a member of the University’s Advising Council. She serves as ex-officio on the Neag School’s Curricula and Courses Committee and is a UConn team member for the AACTE Networked Improvement Community (NIC) focused on Changing the Demographic Makeup of the Teaching Workforce. She is an instructor for UConn’s First Year Experience Program, co-instructor for a graduate seminar on students in transition, and has held leadership roles in the National Academic Advising Association, Region 1. In 2011, the UConn Undergraduate Student Government recognized her with the “Advisor of the Year Award.” She holds an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) from the University of Connecticut.


Advisor of the Year Award, UConn Undergraduate Student Government, 2011


UConn Advising Council

UConn Advising Network, Chair 2012-2014

Neag C & C (ex-officio)

AACTE Networked Improvement Community (NIC), UConn

NACADA Region 1 Conference Site Chair, 2012; Connecticut Liaison, 2008-2010

Contact Information
Phone860 486 1354
Mailing AddressUnit 3064
Office LocationGentry 322