Karen Douglas

Director / Operational Excellence

Karen oversees the day to day running of the practice and is the designated client and staff coach, helping clients decide on the most appropriate service for their budget and project size and working directly with the team to develop soft-skills training to complement their technical abilities. She also leads the introduction of Lean into the practice with the introduction of a Work Planning System and Protocol library.

Lean Excellence

Karen is currently in the final year of a Master’s in Business specialising in Lean Excellence at WIT researching a thesis on neuro-architecture and empathy at the design stage. In her spare time Karen spends it with her three daughters, family and friends, reading American Fiction and fashion/ art biographies.

You can contact Karen directly: karen@dmgarchitects.ie