Karen is currently the Vice President for International Ministries with the Global Leadership Network overseeing the Asia Pacific region along with global communications and marketing.
In her role as the CEO for Global Leadership Network Australia, she works alongside a gifted staff who equip and resource leaders across every state and territory of Australia.
Karen has a strong involvement with the Baptist World Alliance and she is the President for the Baptist World Alliance Women’s Department 2020-2025.
With teaching and theology degrees, Karen has held many leadership roles including co-Senior Pastor at Whitford Church, Executive Director of the Global Leadership Summit Asia, Executive Minister at Riverview Church, Perth and she has served on numerous not for profit Boards.
She loves working with people from all walks of life and feels called to speak up for those who have no voice of their own. With her faith being the driving motivator, Karen is passionate about her work with the poor and marginalised and is often found in other nations working amongst those in great need.