Senior Operations Manager
Office: Providence, RI
Phone: +1 (914) 920-2710 x102
HOW KAREN GOT INTO SPECIALTY COFFEE:
Karen's worked in Westchester, NY as a logistics Coordinator for an Oil Company. She wanted to work in the City and be exposed to opportunities offered in a metropolitan environment so she applied at Olam and was hired as the Logistics Manager for Cashews, then moved within the company in different commodities and landed in Coffee 6 years ago.
TIME SPENT WORKING IN COFFEE:
COUNTRIES OF EXPERTISE:
Colombia (Karen is Colombian)
COFFEE AWARDS RECEIVED:
10 years at Olam; Growth Impact Player at Olam
OTHER SUBJECTS OF EXPERTISE:
Certified Cocoa Grader and Problem Solver with 3 kids.
FIRST ALBUM EVER BOUGHT:
Spanish Rock/ 'Mana'
Karen loves Latin culture and spending time with her two girls, baby boy, and husband.