Loyola Marymount University, Junior, Majoring in Applied Information Management Systems. Karen is a native of Francistown, Botswana. At home she excelled academically and was captain of her sports teams while pursuing her passion as a singer/songwriter, which ultimately drew her to LA. Her social media prowess is evident from her own social media following on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Her WiST project focused on a promising LA-based sports tech startup, KPERFORM, which offers the patented Precision Form Training™ (PFT) technique to athletes and singers to dramatically enhance performance. While developing the company’s website and learning about mobile app development, Karen also built influence and thought leadership for the company’s founder, an accomplished strength and conditioning coach, opera singer, and professor at LMU. She applied data analytics to assess impact through measurable outcomes.