Human Services Director
Karen Calhoun joined the County in 2017.
Prior to coming to Cabarrus, Calhoun worked with social services departments in Burke and Gaston counties and with the State as a consultant.
She brings a simple philosophy to her new role, we’re human services, and it’s about people and meeting their needs as best as we can based on the programs and services we provide.
Calhoun earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Western Carolina University and a master’s in public administration from Appalachian State University. She and her husband, Eric, have a son, Casey who attends N.C. State University.