Eve’s Women in Leadership – Karen
We are delighted to introduce you to our Lead of Sanitation, Karen! We can’t say enough about this incredible woman. Karen is as resilient as they get and we are so grateful that she has shared her story with us. No matter the day, you will always catch Karen with a smile and a positive attitude towards life.
What is your role at Eve & Co?
My position is Lead Hand in sanitation.
Can you tell us what the favourite part of your job is?
Knowing that I am successful each day at doing my job correctly & the satisfaction of keeping the facility at the highest level of cleanliness.
What is an interesting fact about yourself that not many people are aware of?
A few years ago I suffered a traumatic brain injury from a fall. During my road to recovery, I had walked around with only half a skull for 5 months. I had an operation after I fell and the surgeon had to remove half my skull to allow the swelling of the brain go down.
Have you ever met a celebrity?
I met Burton Cummings at my first job. He was looking for a movie to rent. Even celebrities rented VHS!
What was your favorite band 10 years ago?
My favorite band 10 years ago and still to this day is Fleetwood Mac.