Ella Chavez-Harbrecht

Manager, Post-Award
Ella Chavez-Harbrecht


Ella has 20 of experience in the private and corporate financial industry with achievements in training, human resources, customer service, sales and marketing, and communication. Transitioning into the public sector over 15 years ago has allowed Ella to enhance her knowledge and experience in public administration, grant and project administration, and working with federal, state and private funding sources.

Professional memberships and certifications

  • National Council of University Administrators (NCURA)
  • Society of Research Administrators International (SRA)

Work specialties

Post-award financial, reporting and close-out for state, private and federal funding sources such as Department of Energy, Office of Naval Research, National Science Foundation, U.S. Geological Survey, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Department of Transportation and Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR).