University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Sandra Bender Fromsonn

Academic Specialist

Email contact preferred

Office Location

Urban and Community Studies

Mailing Address

All communication should be sent to Prof. Bender Fromson via e-mail

Office Hours


Sandra Bender Fromson holds an Academic Specialist position with UConn’s Urban and Community Studies Program, assisting the program with community outreach activities. Prior to receiving her Ph.D. in 2004 from the University of Connecticut, she worked in the non-profit as well as the financial services industries; and has held local public office. She is the author of “Mission versus Maintenance: Social Movement Organizations’ Multiple Forms” in Sociological Focus. Her dissertation, Pawns, Knights, or Kings:  Understanding the Role of Regulators in Public Policy, focuses on regulatory influence on public policy in the financial services arena.