Who: Karen grew up in a small Americana “river town” on the Juniata River in rural Pennyslvania, running the hills and swinging on monkey vines like “Huckfina.” She has never lost her sense of wonder of the natural world and the intricacies of humanity.
What: Karen facilitates The WordShop, a professional writing and marketing business, which offers an array of writing and marketing services.
Credentials: Bachelor of Humanities in Multi-Media Journalism, Literature, and Marketing from Penn State; Master of Fine Arts in Writing from Spalding University’s MFA in Writing program (rated Top Ten in the U.S. by Poets & Writers).
Specialities: Marketing Specialist, Writer, Editor, Web Specialist, Branding, Performing Songwriter, budding novelist, teacher, and former Public Relations Director.
Best Job so far? Mother to her two children, Rachael and Josh.