GP and Clinical Council Chair
Karen is a GP with a special focus on equitable access to coordinated and integrated high standards of quality healthcare for all Australians.
She has worked as a GP and Practice Owner at Terrigal and Avoca Beach on the NSW Central Coast for over 33 years and holds a strong advocacy role for GPs and other health professionals in her community.
Karen is a founding member and Chair of the Central Coast Clinical Council and has been a key Clinical Lead for General Practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
She is an active member of the GP Collaboration Panel with the Local Health District and the PHN and is on the NSW GP virtual Community of Practice (vCoP). Karen was also awarded the RACGP NSW/ACT GP of the Year in 2021.