Karen Tempkin
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Advise businesses to be strategic, efficient, profitable, and enjoyable. Teach mini-MBA in-person course for women business owners/entrepreneurs.

Current Position

Business Consultant and Accelerator Facilitator/Instructor (Mini-MBA) for women business owners and entrepreneurs

Nimbletwist Consulting (Missoula) and Her Corner (in Washington, DC)





Specialty Areas
  • Businesses
  • Entrepreneur/Business Owner
  • Consulting
  • Trailblazer

Strategy, leadership, business growth, creating joy in your work and life

More Information:

Leadership Experience

Karen is both a business consultant for her own company Nimbletwist, and an instructor and facilitator for the Her Corner Accelerator (a mini-MBA), the first in-person program focusing on connection, business growth and scalability specifically for women business owners. Karen has worked in many industries including multinational financial software and technology, engineering, defense, service based industries, and consulting. She develops business vision and goals, and designs strategies that result in quantifiable business outcomes. She creates practical approaches to attaining business goals.

Karen is passionate about advancing women in leadership roles and ensuring clients are creating joy and satisfaction in their work and their lives.

Karen was the first Business Corporate Sustainability Manager at Raytheon Company, has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA), is a certified Corporate Sustainability Manager, served on the board of directors for the Sustainable Business Council of Missoula, is a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (from both Raytheon and Intuit), Environmental Leadership Program Senior Fellow, a graduate of the Leadership for Sustainability at the Society for Organization Learning in Boston, and guest lecturer and business competition judge at the University of Montana College of Business. She has over 20 years of combined business, Corporate Sustainability, and consulting experience.

How I Want to Participate in PowerHouse

I believe in the power of collective intelligence, and that women in leadership positions are the key to a better future – environmentally, socially and financially. Contact me if I can help you or your organization.

Other Information

I am bringing the Her Corner Accelerator (6 months, once a month in-person class plus 1:1 coaching, mini-MBA) course from DC to Missoula, starting in April 2018! Please contact me if you are interested or would like more information. Here is the link to the main Her Corner pages and the Accelerator course in Missoula, Montana.