Congratulations Jen Becker for being awarded the Crain’s New York Business 2020 Notable Women of Consulting honor. The award celebrates women shaping the consulting industry and making an impact on the communities it serves. In 2020, Jen led the firm on several large-scale port infrastructure projects, advised private developers on offshore wind initiatives, and showed outstanding leadership in supporting the growth of the Karp Strategies entire team.
Congratulations Jen and the fantastic group of women recognized by this year’s award. See the full list of honorees here.
Principal, Karp Strategies
Jen Becker’s work is driven by a laudable motive: improving communities by making them more inclusive, resilient and sustainable. As principal at Karp Strategies, a New York City urban planning advisory firm, Becker oversees the company's offshore wind projects. For instance, she recently helmed Karp's creation of a stakeholder engagement strategy for Atlantic Shores, a leader in the industry. Throughout her efforts, Becker combines her expertise in clean energy, economic development, and infrastructure to create jobs and support low-income communities. She teaches at the Pratt Institute’s Graduate Center for Planning and Environment, where she also mentors students embarking on careers in urban and regional planning.