Karen Countryman joined the Clemson family in May 2005 as an Administrative Assistant. Through this position, she supervises the student assistants, and oversees Vickery Hall Human Resource related matters. Karen also oversees all related budget funds for the Student-Athlete Enrichment Programs. Karen is a major contributor to the day to day administrative operations of Vickery Hall.
Karen currently serves as Staff Senator for the Athletic Department and has held this position since 2005. Karen is a member of the Staff Senate Executive Board. She serves as Chairperson for the Membership Committee and is also Chairperson for Clemson's Book Advisory Committee. She is a board member for Parking Review Board and the Joint University & City Board.
Karen has lived in Anderson, South Carolina since 2004. She earned a Bachelor's of Science in Human Services and Resource with an emphasis in counseling from Anderson University. She is currently a Master Candidate in The Youth Leadership Development program at Clemson University.