National Media Strategist
Karen serves as a national media strategist for the University of Florida, focused on strengthening the university’s reputation among a national audience. She began her career as a newspaper journalist and has spent more than 20 years at UF as a communications professional, helping shape messages and inspire audiences through effective storytelling. During her time as director of communications for the UF College of Medicine, Karen’s work was recognized for excellence in print publication, video production and digital publishing. She received the Robert G. Fenley Writing Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges.