Karen is a manager of engineering people, project and programs with 15 years’ experience leading design, manufacturing, quality and security teams. She holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, bachelor’s degree in computer science and a master’s in business administration. She is known for her business acumen for risk management and continuous improvement. She uses cyber security knowledge, standards and principles to design, implement, monitor, and secure information systems. She collaborates across business divisions to design mitigation strategies to drive closure of security threats, vulnerabilities and exploits. Karen’s experience and training enables her to understand and applies threat modeling concepts and methodologies.