Current Position and Past Experience
Since 2011, Karen Goldstein has served as a search consultant for Witt/Kieffer. Her search practice encompasses public and private universities, national liberal arts colleges and national associations across the U.S. Her specialties include presidential, provost and dean searches as well as searches for senior executives in, finance, administration, advancement, human resources and information technology.
Before joining Witt/Kieffer, Goldstein was the CFO at Davidson College, the CFO at the University of Puget Sound, the COO/CFO and the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum, and CFO at the Franklin Institute. Prior to that she held several academic and administrative positions at the University of Pennsylvania.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Goldstein holds a Ph.D. in French Literature, an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, both at the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A. in French Literature from Tufts University.