Karen is a long time resident of the Sunshine
Coast who currently lives in Gibsons with her husband and extended family.
Since graduating from Northern Lakes College in Alberta as a Licensed
Practical Nurse in 1984, Karen has provided nursing care in a variety of
areas, including acute, extended, and home and community settings. Her
extensive experience also includes a strong skill set in palliative and hospice
Having worked as a HCA prior to entering nursing, Karen has a clear
understanding and appreciation of the role HCAs play as valued team members in
the current health care environment. Karen is committed to creating a
comprehensive and positive educational experience for Capilano University
students enrolled in the HCA program.