Karin joined LinkedIn in January 2020 as the Chief Economist, leading the Economic Graph Research & Insights team. Before LinkedIn, she was at Google where she was an Assistant Treasurer. Prior to Google she was a Managing Director and Head of Macroeconomic Policy at Bank of America, and Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York during the financial crisis. Karin holds a doctorate in Economics from Oxford University, a master's in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School, and an undergraduate degree in Economics from Stanford. In 2017 Karin was recognized by Black Enterprise as one of the most powerful Black Women in Business. She is a member of the Fannie Mae Board of Directors and the Chicago Fed's Academic Advisory Council.