As Chief Administrative Officer, Karen oversees Drupal Connect's internal operational performance including human resources, vendor management, creation of company policies, finance and payroll.
Karen comes with a deep background of technical recruiting and administrative experience. She co-founded Drupal Connect with her husband, John Florez in 2009.
Karen holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Rhode Island and lives in Newport, RI. She and John have two wonderful children, Martha and Nefi and two nutty dogs. Outside of work, Karen's interests include attempting to play guitar, taking epic walks through beautiful Newport, horror novels, and slasher films.