Biography

Karen Meelker
Access and Privacy Officer

Karen Meelker is the Access and Privacy Officer at the University of Manitoba's Access and Privacy Office. Karen's primary responsibilities are to ensure compliance with access to information and protection of privacy legislation, and to provide a leadership role in risk mitigation activities related to the management of records containing sensitive personal information, including archival holdings and research records.

Karen earned her Bachelor of Science Honours degree from Brandon University, and was recently a distinguished graduate of the University of Alberta's Information Access and Protection of Privacy Program, and awarded the Privasoft award for superior academic achievement in the program.

Prior to joining the University in 2011, Karen worked as a Senior Policy Analyst specializing in access to information issues for the Information and Privacy Policy Secretariat, Government of Manitoba.

 

 

Updated: December 19, 2017