JSU Newswire
Jacksonville, Alabama

Karen Davis Named Director
of Human Resources

Karen Davis

October 28, 2003 -- Karen Davis of Jacksonville is the new director of human resources at Jacksonville State University. Mrs. Davis joined JSU as assistant director of human resources in 1990 and rose to acting director in April 2002. She has approximately 15 years of experience in her field.

Certified as a senior professional in human resources, Mrs. Davis holds a B.S. in industrial psychology from Auburn University and a masterís in personnel management from Troy. From 1984 to 1988, Mrs. Davis worked as a personnel analyst with the state personnel department, and then served as departmental personnel officer with the state attorney generalís office for six months. She was director of Faulkner University's executive bachelor of business program from 1988 to 1990.

She is married to John W. Davis, Jr., a graduate of JSU. John is employed by the Calhoun County Health Department. They have one son, Caleb, a student at Kitty Stone Elementary.

JSUís human resources office serves more than 970 full and part-time employees, including faculty.


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