group HR director,
A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Karen is the Human Resources Director at Redrow. With responsibility for all aspects of human resources and learning and development, including expanding and developing the workforce, Karen sits on Redrow’s Executive Board to advise on all people matters, with an emphasis on retention, succession planning and addressing skill shortages.
Karen is a Governor of Coleg Cambria and recently joined their Equality and Diversity Group committee. She is also a current member of the DoE Apprenticeship Stakeholder Board.
From 2016 to 2018, Karen was a Trustee of the CITB, chairing the Investment Funding Committee and was a member of their Appointments and Remuneration Committee.
A Graduate of Nottingham University with a degree in philosophy, Karen worked in recruitment and training before moving to Redrow where she has been since 1997.
Karen, who is married and lives in the Midlands, spends most of her time outside work with her 9 year old twin boy and girl.