Karen Gaviola is an American television producer and director. She is the winner of the 2007 NAACP Image Award for directing "The Whole Truth" episode of the ABC hit series Lost. In addition to directing multiple episodes of Lost, Ms.Gaviola has also directed over 100 TV episodes including the shows The Blacklist, NCIS: Los Angeles, Sons of Anarchy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Grimm, Criminal Minds and Chicago Fire. She was also nominated for The WIN Awards 2013 for Private Practice, best drama series directing. Ms. Gaviola was elected in June 2013 as a Directors Guild of America board alternate for a two-year term. In June 2015 Ms. Gaviola was re-elected for a second two-year term. Ms. Gaviola served as the Supervising Producer Director on Lucifer, in its second season.