Karen joined the college in 2012 as an Academic Advisor. Before joining the college Karen worked as a Hall Coordinator for Residential Life. Karen earned her BSBA from William Woods University and her Masters in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from Mizzou. In her current role Karen will oversee the college’s upper level application process, Summer Welcome and Winter Welcome for the college, assist in tracking student enrollment data, and “other duties as assigned”. This is in addition to advising our undergraduate students, which she excels at. In her spare time Karen enjoys equestrian sports, volunteering in Columbia and visiting with her family in St. Louis.