Director - Mass Rearing Operations
Karen Dobson is acting overall manager for Mass Rearing Operations. Following receipt of a Masters Degree in administration from North Carolina State University, she has over 20 years of management experience in YMCA of America, the Florida Public school system, and directing residential youth camps. She has experience developing and implementing new programs, hiring staff, training and management in private and municipal settings. Karen has been involved with Production/Mass Rearing of Ae. albopictus and Ae. aegypti since 2014, and has led the Production Team since 2016.