Associate Provost of Economic Development and Business Partnerships Salt Lake Community College; Executive Director of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program Salt Lake Community College
Karen Gunn has over thirty years’ experience as an educator, corporate manager and entrepreneur. Presently, Gunn oversees programs associated with workforce and economic development, global entrepreneurship, small business development and women’s business development. She also serves as the Executive Director of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program at SLCC, which provides strategic training, mentoring and capital access for small businesses to grow along the Wasatch Front. Additionally, Gunn participates in several community and economic initiatives on behalf of Salt Lake Community College and provides institutional leadership to position the college as a supportive partner in achieving the state’s economic goals.