Vice President, Operations
In her role with the CRDA, Karen works to align the organization's strategic priorities with its human and financial resources. On staff for more than a decade, she also uses her "institutional memory" to provide insight and context for moving the organization forward.
Karen's previous experience includes directing both business-to-business and consumer accounts for communications firms in North Carolina and Charleston, plus serving as regional marketing manager for a national service firm. She holds a journalism degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A native of the Chicago area, Karen has also lived in the California Bay Area, western Massachusetts and western North Carolina. She and her husband, Todd, now reside on James Island.