Karen Dudley-Culbreath is a Human Resource Executive with over 20 years of experience. Her passion is providing HR solutions to organizations by consulting on people strategies to exceed business goals. She excels in partnering on HR Optimization, LEAN Improvements, Succession Planning, Workplace Investigations and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion solutions. Karen has enjoyed working for a start-up, transforming and mature companies in various industries including hospitality, retail, government and non-profits. Most recently she worked in a corporate position at Walmart, Global Business Services division, as a senior H.R. operations manager.
Karen holds a Master of Business Administration from Thomas More University in Crestview Hills, KY. She attended Miami University (Oxford, OH) and the University of Cincinnati for her undergraduate years. She is SHRM certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SHRM-SCP). As well, she holds a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Karen is an active member of many prominent organizations including the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), Greenville Society of Human Resource Management (GSHRM) and Greenville Commerce Club where she serves as the chairperson for the Diversity in Commerce committee.
Karen enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and reading. She is married and has a daughter and two grandsons. Karen has a passion for developing professionals. She can often be found coaching and presenting on an array of topics in her spare time.