Karen Bopp, PhD, Director, Autism Information Services British Columbia, BC Ministry of Children and Family Development
Bio: Dr. Karen Bopp is the currently the Director of Autism Information Services British Columbia (AIS BC) with the BC Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD). Before starting AIS BC, Karen was the Autism Policy lead with MCFD providing clinical and best practice consultation to autism service delivery and policy development for 9 years. She is also an Adjunct Professor in the department of Educational Counselling Psychology and Special Education at the University of BC and a Registered Speech-Language Pathologist. Karen has worked extensively with children with autism spectrum disorder and their families for over 25 years.