As business manager for the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Carmen Roberts is responsible for developing and maintaining the division's budgeting system along with providing financial guidance to the vice president and senior leadership team.
Mr. Roberts comes to Kent State from the Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission (ORSC) in Youngstown, OH. He had been at the ORSC from 2008 - 2012 where he was an accountant. Also, during this time Mr. Roberts held a part-time position at the Department of Campus Recreation at Youngstown State University where he provided assistance to YSU's strength and conditioning programs.
Outside of work Carmen was given the opportunity to produce a marketing video for Billboard 100 artist Andy Grammer that was used to promote a concert and Mr. Roberts has also contributed to two Hollywood movies, Out of the Furnace and Draft Day.
Carmen holds a bachelor's of science in accounting from Westminster College (New Wilmington, PA) and is looking to pursue a master's degree at Kent State in the near future.