Shaping the narrative at Oppy for more than two decades, Karin leads internal and external communications initiatives and the execution of related strategies. She shines the spotlight on Oppy and our brands and products in various marketing capacities while also linking deeply with the communications priorities of the executive team. With a blend of traditional and new media, Karin generates newsworthy followings while providing strategic insight.
Promoted to her current role in June 2018, Karin joined Oppy’s Seattle office in 1992 as public relations assistant and quickly moved on to communications manager in 1998. She was recognized as one of Produce Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40 in 2006 and named along The Packer’s Women in Produce in 2011. Active with United Fresh and the Produce for a Better Health Foundation, Karin served as the PBH Marketing Communications Committee chair in 2008-09.
Karin holds a degree in journalism from the University of Washington.