Karen Bergfeld

Karen Bergfeld has more than 25 years’ experience in marketing and operations in healthcare services. As Vice President, Marketing & Communications, she leads the marketing, patient acquisition and communications’ strategy for the USS partner network of dermatology practices.

Most recently, Karen was the Vice President of Marketing for nJoy Vision, a multi-site eye-care services company. Previously, she was the Vice President of Operations at OcuHub, a health information platform and services company helping Payers, Health Systems and Doctors integrate eye-care services into mainstream healthcare delivery. From 2012-2014, Karen was the Director of Operations for AOAExcel, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American Optometric Association, and from 2010 – 2012, she served the Association’s Associate Director of Practice Advancement.

From 2002-2009, Karen worked for North America’s largest provider of eye-care services, TLCVision, in multiple roles, including Senior Marketing Manager and Corporate Communications Manager. Prior, Karen served as Marketing Manager at Laser Vision Centers, the world’s largest laser refractive services provider, and as Media Services Director for MarketVision, a healthcare marketing agency.

Karen is a member of the American Marketing Association, the Association of Dermatology Administrators & Managers, and an avid supporter of the American Cancer Society.