Karen DeVivo

Karen DeVivo

Karen DeVivo

Editor; Office of Communications



Karen DeVivo provides editing and scholarly writing support to all Institute of Government units. She edits a variety of publications, from books to reports to web content. She is also a project writer and editor for the Survey Research and Evaluation Unit at the Institute of Government. Before joining the Institute of Government in 2013, she was a scholarly editor for seven years specializing in finance and public policy. Karen has experience collaborating with professors and universities around the world. In addition, she was a research professional at Georgia State University for several years, working with a team of researchers evaluating state education programs.


M.S. Urban Policy Studies, Georgia State University; M.A. Anthropology, Georgia State University; B.A. Journalism, Indiana University