Karen holds an MBA from Columbia University, concentration in Organizational Behavior, and a BA from George Washington University, in General Liberal Arts. As an internal Organization Development consultant for Goldman Sachs (and Andersen Consulting -now Accenture), Karen worked with individuals and communities throughout the organization(s) to examine and effectively improve performance and morale. Karen has also found the time to pursue lifelong passions as an Interfaith Minister, a life coach and a jazz vocalist. Karen was led to ministry by a fascination with spiritual philosophies, and a strong desire to serve people particularly in times of grief or crisis.
Karen is a 2003 graduate of All Faiths Seminary International in New York, NY. Through her diverse experiences Karen has developed a strong connection to seniors and assisted living centers. Karen is also a Life Coach in private practice since 1999, focusing on spiritual understanding and spiritual responses to life’s challenges and opportunities. She is also a Jazz Vocalist.