For almost two decades, Karin Christianson-Hart, Senior VP of Finance and Administration, has led oversight of Coast’s finance, operations and corporate policy functions. Under Karin, Coast delivers award-winning Human Resources, Accounting, Information Technology and Operations Support.
Karin is a solution-oriented team leader with a focus on maximizing returns for all stakeholders. Her management style is collaborative, creating an environment for innovation that has been a strength in attracting and retaining skilled staff in order to solve complex problems for clients.
With over 25 years in the property management industry, Karin brings a wide range of experience in software technology, budgeting and other key influencers of good outcomes. Starting out her career with a small property management firm provided her the opportunity to be involved in all areas of the business.
Karin is a graduate of Central Washington University with degrees in Accounting and Business Administration. She is a member of IMA and ASWA.
With a heart for missions, Karin serves as a current Board Member with Hands For Peacemaking, is a foster parent with Lutheran Community Services and a former chapter board member with Thrivent Financial.
In her spare time, Karin and her husband can be found running, boating, camping and riding motorcycles with family and friends.