Karen has been working with words for over 20 years – writing them, editing them, and teaching people about them.
She can help you with writing and editing, publication and editorial management, and training in business communications. One of Karen's specialities is plain language communications – a highly sought after skill particularly helpful in the financial and healthcare sectors.
Karen has held senior communications roles with several, large organizations and has experience in many industries including finance, pharmaceutical, healthcare, IT, manufacturing, publishing, and academia. She teaches communications at the college and university level and currently teaches Business Communications at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.
Karen is on the Board of Directors for Literacy North Halton as well as IABC Golden Horseshoe. In her spare time, which amounts to about 20 minutes per day, Karen tries to perfect the art of creative non-fiction.
She is a graduate of the Simon Fraser University Master of Publishing program and she holds a degree in English from the University of Guelph.
You can connect with Karen on LinkedIn or follow her on Twitter.