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Meet Your Karna Experts

More than 100 highly skilled subject matter experts call Karna home.
Our diverse team has expertise in epidemiology, health communication, laboratory
work, scientific research, public health surveillance, and program evaluation.

Click on the profiles below to learn more about our leading subject matter experts.

Tailored Third Party Administration

Elizabeth P. Kelly
Elizabeth P. Kelly Assistant Vice President
Scott VandeSand, PMP
Scott VandeSand, PMPDirector, Deputy Program Manager, World Trade Center Health Program Support
Le'Dice Murphy
Le'Dice MurphyDirector, Quality Management
Leslie Siddeley, PMP
Leslie Siddeley, PMPProgram Director on World Trade Center

Health Communication

Leslie Rodriguez, PhD
Leslie Rodriguez, PhDSenior Director, Public Health Programs
Roshni Devchand, MPH, MCHES
Roshni Devchand, MPH, MCHESDirector, Health Communications
Kelly Clay, MS, CHES
Kelly Clay, MS, CHESHealth Communication Team Lead

Research and Evaluation

Robert Alexander, PhD, MPH
Robert Alexander, PhD, MPHSenior Director, Public Health Research and Evaluation
Ken Goodman
Ken GoodmanResearch & Evaluation Team Lead
Adrienne Garbarino, MSN, FNP-BC
Adrienne Garbarino, MSN, FNP-BCSenior Clinical Researcher

Health Analytics

Warren J. Strauss, ScM
Warren J. Strauss, ScM President
Jarrod Olson, MPP
Jarrod Olson, MPPDirector, Health Analytics


Karna works with our clients to develop and understand a vision for what needs to be accomplished; we focus on the milestones and work, ultimately achieving the desired results.

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We live our values every day in our work with our clients, partners, and fellow associates. Karna engenders clients loyalty by providing high value professional services and impactful solutions – delivered in a spirit of partnership and service – with a focus on integrity, excellence, and goal attainment.

The name “Karna” is inspired by Hindu mythology. Karna was a great warrior – an archer who never missed. Throughout his life he kept his word under all circumstances and lived by the highest standards of integrity.

As a company, Karna works to embody these same principles and strive to always being “on target.” Like an archer, Karna works with our clients to develop and/or understand a vision for what needs to be accomplished; we focus on the milestones and work, ultimately achieving the desired results.

We foster individual growth through opportunities, challenges, and mentorship in our organization and our communities.  Karna,  is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers employment without regard to Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Disability Status, or Protected Veteran Status.

We reward Integrity, Excellence, Professionalism, Open & Honest Communication, and Results Focused work with our employees. Including, acting in honest ethical and forthright manner doing nothing that puts the employee’s or Karna’s reputation at risk and taking pride in the quality of work we deliver.

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