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Karen Lightman

VP, MEMS & Sensors Industry Group,
SEMI Headquarters

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SEMI Headquarters

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Karen Lightman
Vice President, MEMS & Sensors Industry Group, SEMI

Karen Lightman played a pivotal role in launching MEMS Industry Group in January 2001 and shepherding and negotiating the Strategic Association Partnership with SEMI, effective January 2017. Karen is active on the worldwide MEMS and sensors conference circuit as a keynote speaker and panelist. Karen manages the operations of MSIG; spearheads strategic growth; and oversees sales, public relations, marketing and outreach. Karen plays a critical role in creating the content for all MSIG and MSIG-partner conferences, events and programming.

Karen has a BA from the University of Vermont (UVM) and a MS in Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University. Karen and her family reside in Pittsburgh, PA.