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Karina was born in Portsmouth and after leaving school went and worked for a few years with Lloyds Bank. She then worked for the Ockenden Venture for 4 years, a charity working mainly with Vietnamese refugees.
Karina was ordained in 1990, serving her title at St Faith’s Lee –On-The-Solent and in 1994 became Guildford Diocesan Youth Advisor. In 1999 she returned to Portsmouth Diocese as Youth & Children’s Advisor and the Bishop’s Representative for Child Protection. In 2003 she was appointed to St George’s Portsea and at the same time held a training post for the diocese.
In Aug 2012 Karina was appointed Priest In Charge of St Alban’s West Leigh. Other responsibilities include being Joint Area Dean of Havant and a governor at both St Alban’s Church of England Primary School and Sharps Copse Primary School.