Karen Gunn

Karen has over twenty years of combined experience as an insurance professional and a Canadian Risk Manager.  Her career began in Ontario with the family owned commercial insurance brokerage.  Relocating to Calgary she joined the largest international commercial insurance brokerage and earned her Canadian Risk Manager designation at the University of Calgary.  In 2003 Karen was approached to join Rogers Insurance Ltd., the largest independent, privately owned commercial insurance brokerage in Western Canada.  With a head office in Calgary and a national footprint across the country one of the regions that was a key focus was Lethbridge.  Karen was called upon to manage the Lethbridge satellite office in 2005.  In 2006 Karen was invited in as a shareholder and partner.  While maintaining an office in Lethbridge Karen also spends time at her Calgary office to meet with her Calgary clients and staff.  

Karen is a member of the Global Risk Management Institute (R.I.M.S.), the Southern Alberta Risk and Insurance Management Society (S.A.R.I.M.S.) and a member of the Insurance Institute of Southern Alberta.

Karen served two three-year terms on the University of Lethbridge Senate beginning in 2011.  She volunteered on the Senate Engagement Committee as a member and accepted the position of Vice Chair and Chair.

  Karen has been a leader in her community both in Calgary and Lethbridge through her volunteer efforts as an active member of The Canadian Progress Club and Rotary International.