Karen is the founder and President of Tice, Inc. (formerly Tice Enterprises, Inc.) specializing in Earned Value Management consulting and implementation. Karen has over 29 years of experience in project management and project controls within both the government and private sectors. She has vast experience in setting up Program Management Offices worldwide and managing large project teams. She is an expert in earned value methodologies, conducting Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR), successfully achieving DCMA EVMS Compliance, conducting and customizing training classes, managing large complex programs performing program management, planning, budgeting, scheduling, process development and project controls functions such as financial / cost control, contract administration, change control, variance analysis and reporting.

Karen has worked with various government agencies across multiple technologies which include: DOE Nuclear Power and Environment Waste Remediation; HHS Vaccines and Clinical Studies; DHS Information Technologies; DOD Naval Shipyards, Defense Threat Reduction and telecommunications.

Karen has developed and conducted Project Controls and Control Account Manager Training Programs and Planning Workshops for corporations and projects of all sizes around the world.