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BHL Program Manager
Colleen Funkhouser joined the Biodiversity Heritage Library as Program Manager in March 2020, working to build strategic partnerships and to maintain and grow the infrastructure and services of BHL.
A digital librarian with a background in biology, Ms. Funkhouser has previously supported academic and federal libraries with a focus on scientific research. She comes to BHL from the National Science Foundation, where she served as a Digital Librarian for the past three years. She was first introduced to BHL as a Cataloging Intern for the Smithsonian Field Book Project in 2015.
Ms. Funkhouser holds an MSLIS from The Catholic University of America and a BS in Wildlife and Fisheries Biology from Clemson University.