Colleen Bednarik

Manager, Life and Benefits Department

Colleen works as the Manager of our Life and Benefits department. Here is a quick Q & A with Colleen!

What is your role at KRA?

I am the Manager of our Life and Benefits department. I oversee the department and enhance/create/document best practices, policies, and procedures to ensure consistency in the data captured in KRA’s management system(s).

What would people never guess you do in your role?

I review training materials, meet with individuals, and develop reports to create the best process/procedures to capture critical information to promote consistency in the services provided to clients.

What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?

Providing helpful instructions/reference materials to make jobs easier.

Before working here, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?

Nothing unusual. As a teenager I had a paper route, sold popcorn and candy at a movie theatre.

What kinds of hobbies and interests do you have outside of work?

Dirt Modified Racing, camping, going to beach, reading. All sports.

What is one thing you couldn’t live without?

Bread and dessert.

What is your hidden talent or an interesting fact about you?

I am a two sport All-American Athlete (Drew University) for field hockey and lacrosse. I am also an inductee in the Hall of Fame at both Drew University and Maple Shade High School.

What is your favorite movie and/or book? Why?

Top Gun. I enjoy the music, and the speed.

What is your motto, personal mantra, or favorite quote?

Shoot for the moon, even if you miss you’ll land among the stars.

When you trip in life, make it part of your dance.

When are you happiest?

At the beach enjoy the sights and sounds.