Karen Dodson has served over 30 years in health care, most recently as the CEO of a small biotech company and the COO of NMDP/Be The Match. Karen joined Canvas Health as a member of the Fundraising Committee in 2020 and as a board member in 2021. She has also previously volunteered for the Jeremiah Program, Minneapolis Regional Chamber and Be The Match Foundation. Karen received her BA in Biology from the University of California, Riverside and a Master’s in Leadership from Augsburg University. Karen and her husband Dean live in Lake Elmo and have two adult children and five grandchildren.