Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst
Karen's focus is on business consulting, strategy and leadership development with an emphasis on improving individual and organizational performance. She has owned a consulting practice since 1996 working with clients in many industries including manufacturing, finance, hospitality, health care, and non-profits. Her varied business career includes working in a large nonprofit medical facility as the Chief Operating Officer where she was responsible for the day-to-day operations and a staff of over 100. Her responsibilities included human resources, business operations, marketing and public relations, project management, facility planning and construction management, and community relations.
Karen is a graduate of Bryant College with a B.S. in Business Administration, as well as Salve Regina University with an M.S. in Management where she was a member of the Sigma Beta Delta Business Honor Society. In 2007, she completed a Mastermind Management Consulting Program held in Dublin, Ireland. As a follow-up to this program, she was certified in the Rubicon Leadership Training Program in Scottsdale, Arizona in 2009. Additionally, she graduated from Corporate Coach University (Executive Coaching Program) and has certifications in DISC, PIAV, Trimetrix, and DNA – behavioral assessments from Target Training International.
Karen has a strong background in teaching and training. She has taught a variety of business courses at Providence College, the University of Rhode Island, and the Community College of Rhode Island.