Karen received bachelor’s degrees in both biology and environmental science before moving on to earn a master’s in business. She spent nearly two decades in the financial technology industry before finding out about Financial Engines. Karen was drawn to the company’s mission to help everyday people achieve financial success—and applied for a position right away.
Karen sometimes rides her bike to work, stopping off at the office gym to shower. She gets to her desk around 8:30 AM, and begins the day by preparing for upcoming meetings. Karen’s job is to craft the product vision, rally the organization around it, and set her team up to deliver the roadmap by maintaining strong relationships with business partners and stakeholders.