Colleen Hackenberg

Business Manager

Responsibilities and Experience

As Business Manager, Colleen develops and administers broad business policies, procedures and methods for managing financial, human resources, and sponsored research activities in accordance with federal, state, local agency and sponsored project guidelines. She also overseas administrative support staff and is responsible for monitoring all BRI income and expenditures. Colleen has over 17 years of university accounting experience.

Previous Positions

  • Accountant I at Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute
  • Accountant I at Kansas State University Controllers Office


  • B.S., Management and Ethics, Manhattan Christian College, Manhattan, Kansas