Dr Karen Owen, BA, Dip Ed, M.ED, D Bus Admin, is the Chief Executive of RACMA.
Her previous appointments have included, Director of Services Epworth Health Care, Director of Operations, Calvary Hospital, ACT, Deputy University Secretary Deakin University (3xMelbourne Campuses). La Trobe Regional Commission (social planning), Premiers Department Victoria, Community Services Victoria, Education Departments and Authorities in Victoria and ACT.
Karen has undertaken many change management process including organisational restructures due to mergers and acquisitions in the university and hospital sectors and has implemented performance management systems using key performance indicators, appraisal and 360 systems in central and regional authorities. More than fifteen years’ experience in training, curriculum development and accreditation processes in Victoria and ACT.