Karen Goodheart, Assistant Director of Financial Coaching

Karen Goodheart, Assistant Director of Financial Coaching

Assistant Director of Financial Coaching

Karen Goodheart

Karen Goodheart, Assistant Director of Financial Coaching, has been with the Clinic since August 2010. 

Karen provides financial coaching at various community-based organizations in Brooklyn and Queens.  She also manages a team of financial coaches and oversees contracts with some of our partner organizations.

Prior to joining the Clinic, Karen had a career in banking, most recently at Citi Private Bank, where she was a Managing Director in the Law Firm Group handling relationships with major New York law firms and their partners.  She had previous banking experience in both corporate and middle market lending. Karen also has had a variety of earlier careers including teaching and paralegal work.

Karen has a BA from University of Wisconsin and an MBA from the University of Washington.   She lives in New York City and enjoys hanging out with her husband, Herb;son, David;and puppy, Molly.