Karen Hobson

Licensure Officer


Office Location: Bone Hall, 101
Office Hours: M-F, 8-4:30
Phone: 615.547.1313
E-mail: khobson@cumberland.edu




A native of the Lebanon/Watertown, Tenn. area and the youngest of three siblings, Karen Hobson has been employed at Cumberland University since October of 1996. Since joining CU, she has earned bachelors degrees in business and accounting. She is currently enrolled in the M.A.E. program. She began her career at Cumberland as a member of the dean's office and now serves as the administrative assistant for the School of Education and the certification officer for the school's licensure program.

Karen's husband has been a deputy with the Wilson County Sheriff's Department for 20 years. The couple has one son and one daughter as well as a granddaughter. Karen is a member of Shop Springs Baptist Church and currently serves as church pianist.