Karyn PicchiottiPresident, Chicago-Schaumburg, NRC
Karyn Picchiotti started her market research career at C&R Research as a field supervisor. Three years later she moved to the position of Field Director, where she managed a field department of five people for eight years.
She then advanced to the position of Vice President, Field Operations for Fieldwork Inc., where she was involved in operations for all 14 focus group facilities as well as the Fieldwork Phone Center. In 2000, Karyn became President of Fieldwork Schaumburg.
Karyn has been a member of the National MRA Organization as well as the Chicago Chapter for 16 years. She has served as a board member for the Chicago Chapter several times, chairing positions such as Membership, Programming and FYI-The Chicago Chapter Newsletter. She also served as Chicago Chapter Secretary in 1996 and was part of the nominating committee in 1997. In addition, she spoke at the National MRA Conference in New York in 2000.
Karyn lives in Oak Park, IL with her husband, Bob, their three sons, Sam, Frankie, and Jack and their dogs Mopsy and Millie.