Karen McOwen Ryan
Karen McOwen Ryan is Senior Legal Counsel for CVS Health. She has held this role since July 2013. In this role, McOwen Ryan has responsibility for all aspects of labor and employment legal counsel for the company’s PBM business, supporting the company’s human resources efforts to build a world-class infrastructure designed to address the changing needs of its PBM clients and their members. She also supports the retail business in one of its highest growth markets and is the company’s subject matter expert in immigration and restrictive covenant law. Over the course of her twenty-year career in law, McOwen Ryan has amassed an extensive background in commercial real estate and commercial and government contracts in addition to employment and labor law. Prior to joining the company in 2013, McOwen Ryan worked at Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc., Hollister Inc. and several well respected boutique law firms. McOwen Ryan has served on the Board or Advisory Board of Holiday Helping Hands, Horizons for Homeless Children, and Miss Massachusetts Scholarship Foundation, Inc. McOwen Ryan received her JD from Suffolk University Law School.