Leadership

Leadership


Karen Preston

Karen Preston

Director, Human Resources

Karen Preston joined RTI Surgical as Director of Human Resources (HR) in January 2018. Preston has more than 30 years of experience across HR Business, Talent Development, Leadership Development, and Talent Acquisition. She has held U.S. region and global roles throughout her career, including a role in India. Before joining RTI, Preston was Senior Director of Global Growth Function at the Kellogg Company, where she provided strategic HR business leadership to the global Marketing and Sales teams. Prior to that, she was the HR Leader for Worldwide Amazon Fresh, Prime Pantry & Amazon Campus where she led the development and execution of several strategic and planning activities. Preston also previously served as Vice President of Talent Development SUPERVALU, Inc. and held multiple roles with General Electric Company—GE Supply, Appliances and GE Healthcare.

Preston received a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Merchandising from Eastern Michigan University.