Daena Robinson is the Director of Finance & Operations for the Center for Hazardous Substance Research. Daena serves as the key resource person for all faculty and staff in CHSR and Engineering Extension for proposal development and submissions. She outlines procedures and works with faculty and staff preparing budgets and other forms for the grant proposal making sure they are in compliance with funding agency guidelines. Daena manages cost distribution and expenditures for projects, monitoring sub-receipients, processing overdrafts, project extensions, budget modifications, etc. She reconciles all center accounts, prepares financial reports and is responsible for the HR aspect of the center.