Khara Leon

Khara Leon

Assistant Dean for Library Administration

Pronouns She | Her | Hers  

Department Office of the Dean

Khara Leon is the Assistant Dean for Library Administration for the UConn Library and her areas of responsibility include the Library’s administrative services, assessment and research, budget and finance, digital solutions and technology, facilities and security, human resources, and organizational development.

Her professional focus is to lead and support efforts across diversity, equity, and inclusion, change management, operational effectiveness, and relationship management. An alumni of the University of Connecticut, Khara received her BA in History and Sociology in 2001 and her MS in Human Resource Management from the School of Business in 2017.


Areas of Expertise

  • Workflow and Change Management
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Recruitment and Workforce Solutions
  • Emotional Intelligence and Conflict Resolution


Professional Affiliations