Director of Business Development
Karen joined EXB Solutions as Director of Engineering in December 2014. She initially led the engineering team and execution of all projects across the organization. She recently moved into a new role as Director of Business Development, working cross-functionally with Account Management, Engineering, and Program Management, to develop and implement strategic initiatives that create long-term value and increase sustainability for EXB.
An accomplished leader for global markets, Karen brings an extensive resume of experience in software and product development in the medical device, defense, and financial/IT security industries. Prior to EXB, she served in leadership roles as Director of Research and Development at St. Jude Medical, Vice President of Product Development at ACIST Medical Systems, Director of Custom Solutions at Datacard, and Associate Technical Director at Alliant Techsystems.
Karen graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from NDSU and an MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.