Sara Hausermann is the grants and operations manager at CRPE, where she is responsible for overseeing all financial transactions for CRPE. This includes creating budgets for grant applications and proposals, overall budgeting, financial reporting, and forecasting for the director. Sara is also responsible for human resources for CRPE, including hiring, payroll, and overseeing review processes. Prior to joining CRPE, Sara worked for Indiana University and Hamilton County, Indiana, in similar capacities for university departments, centers, and county government offices. She holds a BA and an MA in English Literature from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, and she earned her MBA with a focus on Marketing from the University of Phoenix while working full time at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis.