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Karen Wheeler

Karen Wheeler

Karen Wheeler, a MetroStar Advisory Board member, is a dynamic leader designing fresh operational efficiencies. An influential thought leader who brings authenticity and credibility to any leadership team, Karen is a J.D. who has extensive leadership experience from her work with the aerospace and defense federal contractor, SAIC. An advisor, coach, and mentor to C-suite executives and senior leaders, Karen brings her business, legal, and financial savvy to develop goal-aligned solutions in a highly regulated industry that are ethical, compliant, risk-balanced, and cost-effective.

our leaders

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Ali Reza Manouchehri

CEO & Co-Founder

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Robert J. Santos

President & Co-Founder

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Debbie Peterson

SVP, People & Culture

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Vy Truong

Chief Innovation Officer

Rachel F. Cohen

Chief Growth Officer

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Mo Hessabi

Chief Operating Officer

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Kyle Andrews

SVP, Finance

Jack Gumtow

VP, Strategy & Solutions

growth + delivery team

board of directors

Mac Curtis

Board Director

Phil Nolan

Board Director

advisory board

Karen Wheeler

Advisory Board Member

Thomas Harker

Advisory Board Member

Ryan Lewis

Advisory Board Member

Great leaders have a great team behind them. Our people are the heart of MetroStar.

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