Standing on a diverse background in education and development practice Karen has established an impressive national reputation as a change agent and extreme facilitator since entering private consultancy in 1996.
In that time Karen has been trusted by organisations large and small, corporate and industry focused from the public, private, Māori;, education and volunteer sectors - strategic management to business unit and production teams.
Client's seek Karen out for her insightful, open, lively and interactive style. They'll tell you that “she's really good with people stuff” and that "she gets to the heart of the matter”. The values of manaakitanga and integrity guide her with Ngati Kahungunu and Celt roots holding strong in an every changing Aotearoa New Zealand.
Karen has worked as a change agent on behalf of the New Zealand Government in Nepal and with 14 Pacific Community nations consulting in educational and development programs.