KAREN MURRAY, the LOSH Office and Events Manager, possesses the blend of skills needed to assure the smooth operation of the office and coordination of special projects and program-wide events.
Ms. Murray is very familiar with UCLA as 15 of the 16 years she worked on campus prior to joining LOSH in June 2006 were with the UCLA Library Administration and Human Resources. In her last position she provided executive level administrative support to both the Director and Assistant Director of Library Human Resources. As primary support for Learning and Development, she was responsible for event planning, coordinating workshops, training classes, new employee orientations as well as providing logistical support to other units requiring assistance, and collecting and editing articles for the staff on-line newsletter. Additionally she was trained by UCLA’s Environmental Health and Safety Department and served on the Library Ergonomic Team, conducting workstation evaluations. Outside of work Ms. Murray spends many hours volunteering for community service.