Karen Clauson brings more than 20 years of experience in the communications industry to her role as Integra’s senior vice president and general counsel, in which she directs legal and regulatory strategies and oversees the company’s legal department. Her extensive experience includes responsibility for corporate and commercial litigation, governance, compliance, contractual and employment matters.
Clauson joined the company in 2007 with the acquisition of Eschelon Telecom. Prior to that, Clauson managed policy and regulatory matters for MCI Communications. She began her legal career in the litigation department of the law firm Dorsey & Whitney as part of the firm’s communications group, while also serving on the editorial board of the American Bar Association’s Litigation Journal. Clauson graduated with top honors from the University of Minnesota Law School and has a Master’s degree in communication from Utah State University.