Senior Director, Operations and Client Experience
Karen Altemoos-Kastner has more than 20 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries and leads the Pharmaceutical Program Management practice within Regulatory Compliance Associates® Inc.
Prior to joining RCA, Karen Altemoos-Kastner held a variety of leadership roles within major pharmaceutical and contract manufacturing organizations that produced Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) and finished dosage drug products. They include Catalent Pharma Solutions, Pfizer, Inc. and F. Hoffmann-La Roche.
With hands-on experience and extensive expertise managing complex projects, Karen can learn new processes and implement improvements using lean principles to drive operational efficiencies and reduce costs. Her major strengths are in consumer products and project management for the medical device, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries.
Karen has a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, New York.