Karen holds a B.A. (Psychology and English), a Post-Graduate Diploma in Health Management and a Certificate in Organisational Behaviour. She is registered as an HR Professional with the SABPP and has 30 years’ experience in all aspects of Human Resources management and development. Karen has worked at executive, senior management and consultant levels in the private sector, the public health sector as well as for local and International NGOs sectors.
She has sound technical expertise in all facets of HR management, Skills development and B-BBEE compliance, HR Strategic and Operational Planning, Organisational Development and Performance Management and Budgeting. Karen has worked in South Africa, Botswana, Kenya, Malawi. Nigeria and Zambia and has been a part-time and guest lecturer for several academic institutions in South Africa and Malawi, has been on teams conducting research and country-specific Health Strategic Plans.