Karen Richards

Economic Development Officer


Karen works to attract new manufacturing investment to the area and supports existing businesses in Sarnia-Lambton. Karen works closely with Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance (SLIA) to promote the region’s manufacturing capability.  Karen has led projects including award-winning marketing brochures showcasing the area and highlighting business opportunities.

Karen’s background includes 24 years of experience in the gaming industry in Operations and as a General Manager. She has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) undergraduate degree and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA).

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