Karen Bowden joined the Aluminum Association in March 2006 and was promoted to Vice President and Corporate Treasurer in May 2007. She is responsible for managing the financial and accounting functions of the Association as well as Human Resources, IT and Facilities Management. In addition, she also oversees the Information Technology infrastructure.
Karen is a UK native who moved to the U.S. in 1999. She has a wide range of management accounting experience gained across such industries as retail, manufacturing, catering, agricultural and the military, having served for 7 years in the Women’s Royal Naval Service. Karen has worked in the non-profit world for the past 12 years and prior to joining the Aluminum Association she was the Director of Finance for Earth Force in Alexandria, VA.
She is married to Richard and they live in Ashburn, VA.