Karen Gosse

Karen Gosse

CPA Canada board member

Karen Gosse, CPA, CA


  • Chartered Accountant, 1995
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Co-op) (Honors), Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, NL, 1993


Karen joined the CPA Canada Board of Directors in September 2020.

She is the Vice-President Finance for Fortis Inc. (TSX/NYSE: FTS), a well-diversified leader in the North American regulated electric and gas utility industry, serving utility customers in five Canadian provinces, nine U.S. states and three Caribbean countries. Since joining Fortis in 2004, Karen has held a range of positions including Vice-President Finance and Chief Financial Officer of its former subsidiary, Fortis Properties Corporation. Karen has also held positions with CHC Helicopter Corporation and Grant Thornton LLP.

Currently, she serves on the Board of Directors of Gymnastics Newfoundland and Labrador. She is past President of Cygnus Gymnastics Training Centre, and previously served on the Board of Cabot Habitat for Humanity of Newfoundland and Labrador. Karen was also a volunteer sub-committee member for the 1996 Newfoundland and Labrador Summer Games.