Karen is a leader of BioEnterprise’s medical device team and is also a vice president with RiverVest Ventures. She brings 20 years of experience in new product development and business development in medical and non-medical technologies. Previously, Karen was business development manager at Avery Dennison and served in product development roles ranging from research manager to associate for microelectronic, biomedical, optical display, and MEMs. She has developed and commercialized products for various medical devices, including wound care, diagnostics, surgical, and electromedical applications. Karen received her M.B.A., M.S. in Macromolecular Science and a B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.