• Karen Watkins Karen Watkins

    District I
    Vice Chair, Board of Education

    (678) 379-3043

    District I Area Board Meeting Information


    Ms. Watkins joined the School Board in January 2021. Her electoral district includes all or portions of the Archer, Brookwood, Central Gwinnett, Dacula, Discovery, Grayson, Mill Creek, Mountain View, and South Gwinnett clusters, in addition to Oakland Meadow School. She currently works for the second largest commercial real estate company in the world. She is a supply chain network development leader and her team sources services that impact facilities, operations, and construction. Ms. Watkins has been in supply chain management for about 15 years. She received her MBA and a BS in Biology. Her current term will expire in December 2024.

Schools located in District I:

    • Alcova Elementary School
    • Archer High School
    • Bay Creek Middle School
    • Cedar Hill Elementary School
    • Cooper Elementary School
    • Couch Middle School
    • Crews Middle School
    • Dacula Elementary School
    • Dacula High School
    • Dacula Middle School
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    • Dyer Elementary School
    • Fort Daniel Elementary School
    • Freeman's Mill Elementary School
    • Grace Snell Middle School
    • Grayson Elementary School
    • Grayson High School
    • Harbins Elementary School
    • International Transition Center (office)*
    • Lawrenceville Elementary School
    • Lovin Elementary School
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    • Magill Elementary School
    • McConnell Middle School
    • Mulberry Elementary School
    • Norton Elementary School
    • Oakland Meadow School
    • Richards Middle School
    • Rosebud Elementary School
    • Starling Elementary School
    • Trip Elementary School
    • Winn Holt Elementary School
  • *International Transition Center students served in program at four high school sites -- Berkmar, Central Gwinnett, Meadowcreek, and Norcross.