Chief Operations Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Laura Hazlett is a talented and strategic executive with an impressive track record on complex projects that involve multiple stakeholder groups. Laura joins KRRC with valuable experience as a COO/CFO. Most relevant to her role here, Laura spent 4 years as the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of the California College of Arts (CCA), leading strategy for integrated planning and new initiatives across CCA’s two campuses. Prior to CCA, she was the Chief Financial Officer for Athletics at UC Berkeley, where she oversaw business operations, financial planning, analysis of major capital projects, business contracts, information technology, and human resources. Laura also served as a consultant to the University of Oregon for two years, during which she was the financial point person for the development of Matthew Knight Arena. In this role, she served as the liaison between the athletics department, university administration, faculty, and the community. Laura has a PhD in finance from UCLA and undergraduate degrees in Math and Economics from Arizona State University.