Karuna is a Human Resource Business Partner with over 15 years of progressive experience in human resource management as well as manufacturing and operations management. Her professional experiences include executive level management, strategic program management, training/employee development, resource forecasting, organizational development, employee relations, change management, talent management, succession planning, competency development and recruitment. She is constantly seeking to create a customer-centric human resources function and to make the employee experience exceptional. In every HR role over the years, Karuna provided strategic business partnering to the senior leadership team to earn her place at the corporate table. Karuna plans to further her education with a doctoral degree with a bid to specialize in Diversity and Inclusion programs within the next few years. A plan that will hopefully come to fruition with her perseverance and known character to achieve and deliver only what is best. In addition to being passionate about her role in Human Resources, Karuna is an avid reader of poetry and spends several hours weekly volunteering at several senior citizens homes in New Jersey reading to residents. ‘So many books to read. So much to learn. So much to experience. So much to share”.