Karen Jacobs

Vice President, Account Management

Karen joined Liaison International in March 2014. A former assistant vice president of admissions, her background and expertise serves to bolster client relationships, inform product development, evaluate partnership opportunities and increase adoption of Centralized Application Services (CAS™) among member schools of association clients.

Karen works on the front line of Liaison’s program adoption strategic initiative, and is spearheading its most highly prioritized service recruitment efforts. Karen contributes to executive-level strategy and is also tasked with executing against those strategies on a very hands-on basis.

Before joining Liaison, Karen spent over 10 years at Thomas Jefferson University, leading the undergraduate and graduate admissions operation for the Jefferson Schools of Health Professions, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Population Health. Prior to that, she managed admissions, financial aid and enrollment management programs at Penn State Abington and Jacksonville University.

Karen holds a Master of Arts in Professional Communication from La Salle University and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and French from the University of Delaware.