MU Athletics BIO

Karen Edson has been a mainstay in the Monmouth athletics department for the last four decades. Entering her 40th year of service, Edson currently holds the longest tenure among active employees at the University.

A graduate of nearby Long Branch High School, Edson began her career at Monmouth as an administrative assistant in June of 1969. She was promoted to business manager in 1986, and Associate Athletics Director for Business Affairs in 1996. Edson handles the budget for Monmouth’s entire athletics department, including all of the 19 Division I sports offered.

Edson is married to husband Paul and the couple have two children, Drew and Aimee.