Karen Shang brings a background of nine years in accounting/finance and operations management from the corporate sector. She is thrilled to join the Blue Garnet team and be a catalyst for lasting social change.
Most recently, Karen supported nonprofit organizations, such as Homeboy Industries and the Johnson & Johnson Leadership Development Program, in business development and strategic planning. By understanding the intended impact of these organizations and their existing operating models, Karen helped these organizations identify and address areas of development and opportunities for growth to further their social mission.
Karen began her career as a Certified Public Accountant, working in the audit practice at KPMG. Later, Karen honed her expertise in financial reporting & analysis as well as project management in corporate finance positions.
Karen earned her bachelors degree in Business Economics from the University of California – Los Angeles. She is currently completing her MBA at UCLA Anderson School of Management. Karen is also a wife and mother of two. She loves traveling and hiking with her husband and her little two ones!
Karen can be reached by phone at (310) 439-1930 x 3#