Hannah Stanistreet serves as the Budget Analyst for the Institute of Veterans and Military Families. She is responsible for the daily financial operations and assists the Senior Director of Operations with the management of the IVMF’s budget. Hannah serves as the primary point of contact for all inquiries that external and internal partners may have in regards to financial, payroll, procurement and policies relating to the Institute.

As a native to Central New York, Hannah has always been an avid Orange basketball fan and joined the Syracuse University staff in 2015. Before joining the IVMF team she served as the Budget Manager in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Following her graduation from the University of Buffalo, with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Biological Sciences, she began her career in the Sponsored Projects Office with the Research Foundation for SUNY on behalf of the University of Buffalo, as a Proposal and Account Establishment Specialist. Her formal training is in pre and post-award administration of grants and contracts and continues to use this to execute completion of budgets for proposal development and financial monitoring and reporting of grants and contracts after they are awarded.

While serving as an Administrator at the University of Rochester Medical Center, she worked in conjunction with senior leadership in the Department of Psychiatry to aid in the development of the Mental Health Services program, Behavioral Health Partners (BHP). She oversaw the physical launch of the program, daily financial operations and led the administrative staff. Hannah’s extensive work in the University environment aids in her knowledge of policies, procedures and financial systems.