Karen Danker

Karen Danker is Lead Deputy Director with particular responsibility for the running of the Adam Science Foundation Leadership Programme, bringing valuable experience in the field of leadership and development to the role.

Prior to LEAD, Karen was Lead Consultant at social enterprise Women Like Us, managing a broad range of recruitment campaigns and team of recruitment consultants. She was previously a lawyer and moved into professional development at a City law firm, heading up their Graduate Recruitment Programme.

Karen is herself an alum of the Adam Science programme. She spent two years living in the United States, working as a teaching assistant on a Harvard leadership seminar course in Boston and on an internship at leading US non profit, United Way of America, in Washington DC.