Secretary to the Board and Administrative Assistant to the President
Karen assists the President and Board of Trustees Chair with development and preparation of Board and Committee materials and assists with liaison activities between the Trustees and a variety of internal and external stakeholders. Karen provides information on the policies, practices and procedures of the Board of Trustees and the University. She supplies the clerical support to the Board and Trustees-appointed committees and administers the Board of Trustees office budget and financial records. An extremely well-organized and articulate professional, Karen also researches information, plans and prepares such communications as reports, resolutions, and correspondence.
Karen serves as clerical support for the Leadership Council and as a member of the Commencement Committee. She is also a member of the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges. Karen received an associate's degree in Accountancy from Ferris State University and a bachelor's degree in Business, Management track, from the University of Phoenix. She is currently enrolled in the MBA/Public Administration degree track at the University of Phoenix.
1201 S. State Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 591-2505 (Phone)