Karen Shannon joined Ollis/Akers/Arney in 2012 as the Director, HR and Business Consulting. She has served in HR senior leadership positions for more than twenty years in the banking and financial services industry. Karen received her MBA and BA in Business Administration and Economics from Drury University.
She has served on the board of directors of Isabel’s House, the Springfield-Greene County Library Foundation, Drury University Alumni Council, and is a member of Leadership Missouri. She is a past president of the Junior League of Springfield and a member of Leadership Springfield Class XV. Karen was recognized in 2000 by the Springfield Business Journal in its inaugural class of the Most Influential Women in Business.