Kara-Sue Sweeney

Kara-Sue Sweeney

Assistant Director of Administration
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Kara-Sue is the Assistant Director of Administration for the OIE. She oversees general administration for the office including HR, finance, IT and other logistics. She was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, then graduated from Boston University with a BSc. in Hospitality Administration and later earned an MBA at the University of Miami. Most recently, she has earned her master’s degree at the Harvard Extension School, in the field of Psychology. Kara-Sue also spent a semester abroad in Grenoble, France during her senior year at BU and still maintains relationships with her French host family. She has worked for over 20 years in Banking, Hospitality and other industries before coming to Harvard in 2016. She also has a deep passion for working with students and since 2019, has been a First-Year Proctor in Crimson Yard. She is currently the staff advisor for the Harvard Caribbean Club.