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Karen Zermani

Chief Financial Officer

Prior to ClearPlan, Karen’s most recently spent 3 ½ years at Benchmark Senior Living as Vice President of Investments where she led all investment activity including capital raising, M&A and asset management. Earlier, Karen served as CFO for Maplewood Senior Living, a developer/operator of senior living communities and for Kensington Investment Company, a boutique family office focused on real estate and alternative investments. Earlier, Karen spent ten years in several finance roles for General Dynamics, including FP&A, pricing and program financial management. Karen has spent her career finding solutions to simplify processes, utilize analytics for optimal decision-making, and mentoring high-performing teams.

Karen holds an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a BA in History from the University of Pennsylvania. She lives in Lexington, Massachusetts with her husband, Rich, and three children.  In her free time, Karen enjoys running, reading and spending time with friends and family. 

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