Karen has been working in the accounting field for over twenty years. Most of her professional career has focused on manufacturing finance. At Harris Corporation, she gained experience in planning material purchases based on customer orders. Karen maintained A/P, A/R, payroll, bank accounts, budgeting, month, quarter and year end financial reports as well as worked with auditors and outside parties. Most recently Karen worked at Renesys, a small company that monitors internet speed and activity. At Renesys she performed various functions of monthly accounting and analysis. Karen also maintains the books for a small business as well as a non-profit organization. Karen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts Lowell where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.