Macon-Bibb County

Human Resources

Karen Pennycuff, BBA

Karen Pennycuff holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia.  Karen has an extensive tenure with the City of Macon and Macon-Bibb County where she has served as Internal Auditor and then Risk Manager for the City of Macon.  She continued her role as the Risk Manager upon the consolidation of the City of Macon and Bibb County.  Karen’s professional assignments have led her to work in the Human Resources Department, Finance Department, City Attorney Office, and Mayor’s Office.  These assignments have allowed her to acquire extensive knowledge regarding a multitude of studies to include financial, budgeting, claims, workers’ compensation, insurance, contracts, legal, insurance, benefits, and training.  Karen holds a Certified Workers’ Compensation Professional certificate and Georgia Workers’ Compensation License.  Karen is also a National Safety Council Defensive Driving Instructor providing safety training to Macon-Bibb County employees.  Karen’s education, knowledge, and experience have provided a solid foundation in the effective management of Macon-Bibb County’s Risk Management arena.