Karen Linder is the author of “The Women of Berkshire Hathaway” and Founder and President of Linspiration, Inc., a company supporting creativity and entrepreneurship. Karen had a 30-year career as a Cytotechnologist – studying cells – and has written numerous medical scientific journal articles and books. She is a former small business owner and former faculty at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She is a member of the Nebraska Angels investing group and Women Investing in Nebraska philanthropic group. She serves on the boards of KANEKO, the Museum of Nebraska Art and SkyVu Entertainment.