- Director, Student and Advancement Information Systems
- MBA, Business Administration, Michigan Technological University
- BS, Office Information Systems, Northern Michigan University
Karen serves as the director of student affairs and advancement information systems at Michigan Technological University, leading the SAIS team of business system and data analysts. She joined Michigan Tech in October 1998, working in the dean of student’s office before transferring to the registrar’s office. She held various positions in the registrar’s office prior to being named manager of enrollment services information systems in 2007. Under her leadership the department has expanded in size and areas of responsibility. She was promoted to director in 2011.
Karen leads the SAIS team in supporting all the departments within student affairs and advancement, including admissions, advancement, alumni, dean of students, financial aid, housing, and the registrar’s office.
Links of Interest
- Karen has served on the Ellucian Student Client Advisor Board, the Michigan Tech Blue Line Board and the professional development committee at Michigan Tech. She also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Gogebic Community College teaching business law, management, and MS office.