Karen Lee joins UBC as new Communications Specialist, VPFO

Karen Lee is joining UBC Communications’ embedded VP Finance & Operations (VPFO) communications team effective Monday, November 20th.

As the new Communications Specialist Karen will be working across the VPFO portfolio, especially with the portfolio’s Finance departments, to accelerate the creation of more robust communications channels and improve stakeholder communications to help drive improved customer service.

Along with her BCom from UBC and journalism certification from Langara, Karen brings 17 years of experience from the private sector, government, and higher education—including seven years with Simon Fraser University leading communications in the Faculty of Applied Sciences and alumni engagement for the Beedie School of Business.

Karen’s desk will be located in the Financial Leadership Offices in the Koerner Library, but you can expect to see her across the campus working with the many departments of the VPFO portfolio and her communications peers.