Karen has been in the education and training industry in both China and Australia for over 30 years. During this period, her major achievements include establishing a number of China-Australian university and training colleges collaboration programs, students exchanges, TESOL programs and teacher exchange programs.
Karen’s current focus is in Early Childhood Education and Care training and industry integrations, and also Tourism industries between China and Australia.
Karen leads Nova College, which delivers Childcare training programs and business training programs. Karen has strong believes that a training college’s mission is to upskill the students with hands on experiences which can be directly applied to their jobs and lead to their career future.
Karen has a Bachelor of Engineering from Zhejiang University, China; Master of Computer Science from Shanghai Jiaotong University, China; and Master of Engineering from University of Queensland, Australia.