Associate Director of Student Involvement & Leadership on the Fort Lauderdale campus. Her responsibilities include:
· Student Involvement & Leadership for Fort Lauderdale
· All Broward Orientations – For both undergraduate and graduate students on the Fort Lauderdale & Davie campuses
· Manager of Second Avenue Studio. SAS is a student gallery for the campus of the “creative industries” in FAU Fort Lauderdale.
Before coming to Student Affairs in 2000, Karen spent 4 years combined as an academic advisor in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters and graduate recruiter and advisor for the former College of Liberal Arts. She is a member of National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). She completed the NASPA Mid-Managers Institute in 2007 and, most recently, the FAU Student Affairs Institute in Spring 2009. Representing the FAU Fort Lauderdale campus, Karen is on the executive board of the “Friends of the Library,” Broward County Library.
Karen Esteves is a two time FAU alumnae, having earned her Masters degree in 2003. She has been an active member of the FAUNational Alumni Association since 2003. Recently she accepted the chair position of the Broward Seaside Burrow, an affiliate of the FAUNAA. The Broward Seaside Burrow has successfully fundraised for scholarships, awarding over 197 to FAU Broward students since 2006.