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Mohawk welcomes new governor to the board – Karen Belaire

I am excited to welcome Karen to our Board of Governors. Your expert guidance and thoughtful leadership will make a lasting difference in the lives of our students. Thank you for choosing to be part of our college.

Ron J. McKerlie, President and CEO, Mohawk College

Karen Belaire-Photo1Karen Belaire has joined the Board of Governors of Mohawk College.

Karen is the President and CEO of Shared Services West, an organization specializing in supply chain optimization in the not-for-profit sector. Prior to joining Shared Services West, Karen held various executive positions within the health sector and served as VP of Administration at McMaster University.

“I am honoured to have the opportunity to bring my experience to the Mohawk College Board of Governors. Mohawk is a pillar of the Hamilton community, and I look forward to working with my board colleagues and the executive team to advance the strategic priorities of the college.”

Karen holds a CPA/CGA designation and an MBA. She is also a Chartered Director. In addition to Mohawk College, she is currently serving as a Chair of the Vineland Research & Innovation Centre, GS1 Canada, Centre for Surgical Invention & Innovation, and St. Joseph’s Health System (International Outreach Program).