As Lextegrity’s Head of Product, Kara is responsible for product vision and growth and building key customer relationships.
Prior to joining Lextegrity, Kara spent nearly ten years in various compliance leadership roles at a large, global pharmaceutical company, most recently overseeing its enterprise policy management and anti-corruption program and leading the digital transformation of the compliance organization. She was also responsible for managing the company’s compliance with a Corporate Integrity Agreement and overseeing its US monitoring team. Further, Kara spent several years conducting dozens of internal investigations involving issues related to US federal healthcare laws and the FCPA.
Kara began her career as a patent attorney with the law firm of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan. She then spent several years with the law firm of DLA Piper where she focused on mass tort and product liability matters in the pharmaceutical industry and internal investigations involving issues related to the False Claims Act, FCPA, and OFAC restrictions.
Kara has a JD and Certificate in International Law from the Elisabeth Haub School of Law and a BS in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University.