APS offices and the Library will be closed until further notice. On-site events are suspended through April 30, but read more about virtual programming and resources that can be accessed remotely. Read more about the APS response to COVID-19.


Brunilda Matraku was born in Albania and moved to the United States in August of 1998. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Temple University, where she graduated magna cum laude. Brunilda has been working in the accounting field for the past 13 years. She started at the American Philosophical Society in 2009 as the Assistant Controller, and now as the Controller she manages the Accounting and the Human Resources Departments. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and most of all she enjoys coaching her daughter’s soccer team.