Anastasia Bender

Anastasia Bender Anastasia Bender standing before field of yellow flowers

Anastasia Bender

Office Manager

Ana began working with the IWRC in January 2018. Currently, in her seventh year at the University of Northern Iowa, she is proficient at monitoring accounts and budgets, overseeing administrative processes, and laughing too loudly.  Ana earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, where she met her husband and reason for transplanting to Iowa.  When she’s not imbibing copious amounts of coffee at work, she spends her time reading to her two children or playing video games with her husband.


BA in English from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Research Interests

Accounting, budgeting, overseeing administrative processes