Karen helps clients gain a holistic view of excellence in all engagements. She collaborates with senior leadership teams to develop and execute strategic plans to align technology investments and IT services with the expectations of end users as well as national offices and regional organizations. Karen has deep knowledge in analyzing needs and issues, defining approach, and leading teams in delivering value-driven solutions that strengthen the effectiveness of campaigns and operations. Karen is a certified Project Management Professional by the Project Management Institute, the leading experts in best practices and industry standards.
Karen has a proven track record in bringing a sense of organization, quality and formalized process to complex, multi-tiered projects and she understands the various communication requirements necessary to get projects completed on time, on budget and most importantly – on quality. She focuses on quality management by adopting key initiatives that ensure high success in process organization, financial administration, change management and risk mitigation. In addition, Karen has the strategic ability to analyze current business processes and provide tangible solutions for improvement. Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, Make-A-Wish of America, City of Hope and Boston College are a few organizations who have benefited from Karen’s expertise at Zuri Group.
Karen also oversees the Client Success team at Zuri Group which offers exemplary leadership to all clients through assigned client managers, high touch project management, and post project launch support.
Her previous work at Blackbaud, Inc. and Philips Electronics and advisory board presence for the Salvation Army in Denver provides an extensive background in non-profit management, marketing and design execution, and organizational change management.