“I bring an independent voice to the table and will use my business experience and financial background in this position. Sealaska and shareholders are a top priority and I look forward to interacting with shareholders year-round.”
In 2019 Karen retired as the controller for Bartlett Regional Hospital after serving nearly five years. From 2009-2014 she was a controller for Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium. She served as the board chair for Goldbelt from 2011-2013. She served as Sealaska’s controller from 2007-2009.
She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration- Accounting from the University of Alaska Southeast.
Karen is Tsimshian and Tlingit, and her Tlingit name is GunnaShaa.