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Kollmansperger, Karen (1941-2012)

Oral History Transcript (pdf, 29 pages)
In this 1993 interview, Karen Kollmansperger reflects on her experiences in Washington, D.C., chiefly while working as a Senate staff member in the office of Fritz Hollings. She joined his staff in 1967 after working on several campaigns in Tennessee. Kollmansperger started as a case worker, moved to loans and grants, and eventually became one of the Senator's secretaries.