Karen Furey, as Executive Vice President, administers the ACG’s American-German Young Leaders program, coordinates Council discussion programs in New York, and oversees day-to-day operations at the Council. She has been with the Council since 1979 and served as Corporate Secretary before being named the second Executive Vice President in the ACG’s history. Ms. Furey previously worked as a grants administrator at a corporate foundation. She attended Fordham University. Ms. Furey has been decorated twice by the German government.