Karen Knoll Bergbauer

Director of Special Projects

Karen Knoll Bergbauer is the Director of Special Projects for the School of Arts and Sciences. Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Finance and Administration and the Vice Dean for Finance and Admin., Karen devises and implements strategic plans toaddress the needs of the school in a variety of areas including facilities, finance and administration.

Karen came to Penn in 2008 from the Philadelphia Inquirer, where she worked for twenty-three years in a number of newsroom positions leading up to Director of Newsroom Finance and Administration. Karen graduated from the University of Notre Dame, where she majored in Business Administration and Marketing and minored in Psychology.