Karen Gallardo

Career Development Operations Manager

Karen Gallardo is a proud aggie alum who serves as the Career Development Operations Manager at the Graduate School of Management. Gallardo helps support the career center by overseeing the strategic development and implementation of multiple databases to address evolving data needs. In her role, she provides essential analytical support and conducts statistical research for Career Development and Student Affairs.

Prior to joining the GSM team, she spent seven years working in the tech industry, specifically in operations and education. Outside of the professional realm, Gallardo finds joy in exploring new coffee shops, delving into thrilling reads, and engaging in outdoor activities like hiking and running. Underlining her dedication to a balanced life, she cherishes the quality time she shares with her family and friends.