Karen is an Entrepreneur, Certified Life Coaching Practitioner, the Founder & CEO at Preeminent Life Solutions, LLC. Karen has spent twelve-years working for the government at Womack Army Medical Center with inpatient and outpatient services. She now works in the Business Office for the Surgical Services Service Line as a Health Systems Assistant in the capacity of a Data Analyst. Karen is highly involved in constructing and executing executive decisions. She conducts medical research, formulaic statistical and cost analysis to recapture revenue by minimizing in hopes to eliminate the out-of-network monetary expenditures for surgical procedures.
Prior to her role as a Health System Assistant Karen mentored At-Risk Youth from ages 5 to 18. She has facilitated therapeutic groups, developed personal coping skills, and assisted with establishing interpersonal relationships. Karen is goal-oriented and mission ready with the ability to statistically attain and implement positive objectives by way of her constructive decision-making skills. With a strong faith in paying it forward, Karen strives to maintain and cultivate a positive self-image and has a passion for motivating, uplifting, and inspiring others.
Karen holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Healthcare Management with a concentration in Health Informatics and a minor in Healthcare Administration Services both from Colorado Technical University.
When a person demands perfection of herself or himself, anything less can feel like failure. Adia Gooden knows this from experience. In addition to her work as a staff psychologist at the University of Chicago, she’s learned in her own life how to break negative thought patterns and live more freely. She shares those lessons in her talk: “Cultivating Unconditional Self-Worth.”