As Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Karina is responsible for PAE’s ethics and compliance program, PAE’s Code of Conduct, as well as training the workforce on ethics and compliance issues and leading investigations as needed. Karina also chairs the PAE Compliance Council and Privacy and Data Protection Council.
Prior to joining PAE in June 2018, Karina was Senior Legal & Compliance Counsel for Tata Communications in their Herndon, Virginia office from 2015-2018, and in their Singapore office from 2011-2015. In her global role, Karina managed the company’s anti-corruption, data protection, sanctions, antitrust, and other compliance programs. Prior to moving to Singapore, Karina represented human trafficking and domestic violence survivors in the Washington D.C. Metro Area in their civil protection order, child custody, divorce, child support, and immigration cases. She also represented her clients in victim witness interviews with law enforcement and conducted trainings on human trafficking and domestic violence awareness.
Karina graduated from Boston University School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree, and from University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Arts degree major in International Relations and minor in Business Administration.