Karen R. Johnson

Administrative Assistant


Karen R. Johnson

Karen Johnson is the administrative associate for the Commercialization EPI-Center. Her responsibilities include managing the front office, docketing disclosures, event coordination, special projects and all customer service functions.

Karen graduated from the University of Louisville with a degree in human development and organizational leadership and learning. She brings more than 20 years of customer service, training, and office management experience to the office.

Her background and passion in leadership has led Karen to serve on the university’s Staff Senate, represent the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Innovation on Staff Council and to act as a member of the UofL SHARE (Staff Help Assistance Effort) Committee. In her free time, Karen can be found volunteering, hiking, reading or visiting her daughter in Florida.