Karen Bigley

BigleyMs. Karen Bigley ‘93 serves as the communications manager for the Division of Finance and Operations.  In this role she is responsible for the several websites, preparation and publication of new releases and other materials, and serves as the division spokesperson. Additionally, she provides direct support to the departments within the division as needed.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in agricultural journalism from Texas A&M University, and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Houston – Clear Lake.

Prior to joining the Division of Finance and Administration, Bigley, served as the director of media relations and communications for Texas A&M University at Galveston. During this period Bigley was responsible for the university website, preparation and publication of news releases and all related media activities, special event planning and emergency communications.  She is particularly proud of her role in the response to Hurricane Ike in 2008.

Prior to joining Texas A&M University, she held communications/public relations positions with UTMB (University of Texas Medical Branch) in Galveston and Scott & White Clinic in College Station.

Bigley enjoys spending time with friends and family and traveling.  She is an avid photographer and enjoys creating scrapbooks and other art projects.