Mrs. Karina holds a Higher Diploma in Psychological Counselling from the Kenya Institute of Professional Counselling and Masters of Arts degree in Counselling Psychology from Durham University. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Educational Psychology at Kenyatta University.
Mrs. Karina started her career in Dawa Pharmaceuticals Limited in 1977 , then moved to Ljubljanska Bank East Africa Representative Office as Manager-Operations in 1982 where she worked of 17 years. She served as a director at Narika Company Limited between 1998-2012. Between 2005-2014 she was the Managing Director of Anchor Consult. She is currently the Chief Commissioner of the Kenya Girl Guides Association a position she has held since 2013.