Karen Price

Karen joined The Learning Wave as its first independent director and chair in 2018. Karen is an entrepreneur who works with multidisciplinary teams on large and complex projects across a diverse range of industry sectors. Excited by innovation, she chose a pioneering career in climate change 30 years ago. As a mild extrovert, Karen nurtures a wide and diverse network of contacts. She works with lots of young people, is internationally connected, and strives to keep abreast of emerging trends.

Karen co-founded several successful private and public organisations – the NZ Society for Risk Management; the NZ Carbon Exchange Limited, and environment law firm ChanceryGreen. While she still practices as an environment lawyer, Karen now spends a good proportion of her time serving on the boards of a number of companies.