Karen is the Senior Vice-President of our Canada West Location. She joined WorleyParsons early in 2013 as Vice-President Operations for our Calgary office with a commitment to “delivering what we promise” for our customers and has built strong relationships with customers including ConocoPhillips, Devon, Husky and Enbridge. In March 2014, Karen was named Senior Vice-President for the Calgary office, a position she held before assuming her current role in the Canada West Location.
Before joining WorleyParsons, Karen held several executive roles with major EPC firms. As a Senior Vice-President, Business Sustainability with one of our competitors, she was responsible for ensuring the long-term viability of the global business including operational excellence and integrating strategic planning with changing business needs. She also held other critical roles such as Vice-President, Project Operations and Vice-President, Engineering with the same firm.
Karen’s domestic project experience includes Shell’s Muskeg River Project and Suncor Firebag. She spent much of her career overseas completing assignments in Bolivia, Kazakhstan, Ghana, the Philippines, Indonesia, Australia and Peru.