Karen V Schutz joined the organization in June 2019 as a Marketing Specialist. She is a seasoned ‘foodie’ and corporate entrepreneur. She has been in the food industry for over 35 years, starting as a food technologist, developing many successful products across almost every food and beverage category, and then moving into marketing to run flagship and entrepreneurial food businesses for the Campbell Soup Company. She then worked for the Tasty Baking Company, managing their innovation pipeline and direct sales teams, and for the last decade, has been consulting for food companies, startups and non-profits to help them launch innovative products and grow their businesses. Karen holds a B.S. in Food Science and an MBA in Marketing and is so happy to be a part of the Rutgers team!