Karen Loquet is the Assistant Auditor-Controller responsible for the Enterprise Systems Support, Systems Operations, and the Countywide Payroll Divisions of the Auditor-Controller. She has over 37 years of experience with LA County, with the majority of her experience in support of the County’s Administrative Systems, for 39 County departments, which includes approximately 100,000 County employees, and Tax systems for LA residents and taxpayers. She has the responsibility for assisting the Auditor-Controller with strategic planning and technology initiatives.
Ms. Loquet has been recognized with the County’s prestigious Quality and Productivity Awards for several technology systems over the years, even garnering a Golden Eagle award. These systems cover a large range of the County’s Administrative Systems for Financials, Budget, Procurement, Payroll, Human Resources, and Property Tax.
Ms. Loquet serves as the Technical Project Director, on the Countywide eCAPS and e-HR Advisory committee, and various Technical Collaboration Committees, demonstrating her leadership, tenacity, and ability to build strong alliances.
Ms. Loquet holds dual Bachelor of Science degrees with emphasis in Business Administration and Information Technology from California State University at Los Angeles (CSULA), CA. She is a recent graduate of the Executive Leadership Development Program, through the University of Southern California (USC) Price School of Public Policy. She is also a member of the County Chief Information Officer Leadership Council.