Kara is known for ability to build strong relationships with client companies and candidates alike. Always striving to ensure that she adds value to everyone with whom she crosses paths is a trademark of her success. She will dig in to learn the business of the client company along with their near and far term goals earning the position of trusted advisor. Candidates appreciate Kara's ability to connect, manage expectations, and guide them through important career decisions. These characteristics enable her to introduce the best quality candidate at the right time resulting in mutually beneficial engagements and achievements of desired outcomes.
Prior to joining Thomas Watson Group, Kara gained nearly 20 years' experience leading the recruitment function for three private equity backed healthcare technology corporations; each of which were in high-growth mode throughout her tenure. This experience has enabled Kara to develop a wide network of talent in revenue cycle management, technology, growth, and account management. Whether it be scaling a contact center, identifying the next executive leader, or finding the best talent in between, Kara is the partner to engage for success.
Kara earned her BA in Business Management at Eckerd College where she graduated with distinction. She grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia and has been a Florida resident since 2000. Kara is engaged to be married in the spring of 2023. Kara has two children, a son in the Navy and a daughter preparing for high school graduation.