Director of Conference and Business Development
Karen oversees and directs high-impact corporate, university, and conference events for the Ohio Union while ensuring an extraordinary client experience. She is the liaison to industry influencers and key strategic partners while leading the sales operations for Student Life and its facilities. Through business development, Karen builds relationships with prospective and existing clients on a daily basis.
Before joining the Student Life staff in 2009, she specialized in event sales management, marketing, and medical sales within many successful corporate companies in Columbus. Karen earned a Bachelor’s degree from Ohio State and will always be a Buckeye for life!