Karen brings more than 30 years of experience in business development, program management, product marketing, product management, software sales, software implementation and financial management consulting in a variety of industries. In her role at JumpStart she leads the Finance, IT, HR and Inclusion teams.
Prior to joining JumpStart, Karen served as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Product Officer and Chief Information Officer at Keyedln Solutions. As one of the founding employees, Karen helped build the company to 80 employees globally and managed the acquisition of three companies in less than one year. Prior to KeyedIn Solutions, Karen spent 11 years at Epicor Software. She joined as Director of Product Marketing focusing on human resources and financial applications but rose through the organization to Senior VP, Operations. Her background also includes five years as a CFO consultant.
Karen graduated with a BS in Accounting from San Diego State University.