Karen is a non-executive director and has served on boards and committees for public, private and not-for-profit organisations for over 10 years. She is a director of Peninsula Health and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image and chair of the Australian Community Services Organisation Ltd, which operates in the criminal justice sector. She has been an independent chair of project steering committees for significant transformational programs and was an independent member of the Department of Premier and Cabinet’s Audit Committee for over ten years.
Karen’s consulting career specialised in delivering major reform programs, applying technology for strategic advantage. Prior to running her own business, she was a partner at KPMG where she started her career, qualified as a chartered accountant and worked globally, spending three years in London. She has significant expertise in strategic planning, digital transformation and technology, finance, risk and governance, across a number of industries.
Karen joined the Board of Holmesglen in December 2015. She chairs the Asset and Infrastructure Committee and is a member of the Audit Committee.