Karen L. Oberst is an adjunct professor of accounting in the School of Business. She has been teaching at George Mason University since Spring 2010. She is a licensed CPA in the state of Virginia and Washington, D.C., as well as a Certified Government Financial Manager and Project Management Professional.
In addition to teaching, Oberst is a manager at KPMG, LLP where she has worked for the past 15 years in the Federal Advisory practice. Prior to working at KPMG, she was a comptroller in a not-for-profit entity and a regional accounting supervisor for a utility company.