Associate Director, Business Development
With a focus on developing mutually beneficial partnerships, Karin builds strategic relations with corporations to support teaching, research, and service at Virginia Tech.
Prior to joining LINK, Karin served as assistant director for corporate and foundation relations in the College of Engineering. In the private sector, she led the marketing, communications and public relations for a variety of technology companies and worked on executive teams as well as with project engineers and scientists. She has served on multiple civic and business organizations in the local community including the Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council, the New River Valley United Way, and the Rotary Club of Blacksburg.
Karin holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Radford University.