Karen E. Gray

Sr Supply Management Specialist
LexisNexis

Karen E. Gray is a 24 year LexisNexis veteran and a Senior Supply Management Specialist for North America.  Karen serves as LexisNexis' expert and central point person for all Supply Management solutions.  She is a resource for Benchmarking, Market Intelligence, Strategic Category Management, and Vendor Selection, and focuses on efforts to improve profitability and cash flow, risk mitigation and operational efficiencies is the area of vendor selection and monitoring.  Karen facilitates Certificate of Mastery Programs for the F1000 and implements practical applications with leading-edge consulting and high-quality instruction.   She applies the industry-standard PESTLE analysis framework to risk assessment in order to anticipate and manage risk more effectively within any third-party portfolio.