Karen has over 25 years of executive and strategic business experience in the behavioral health field. Karen partnered with community leaders in building specialized services for children and families impacted by autism spectrum disorders. Starting her career as a direct care staff, Karen held progressive leadership positions across two highly regarded, non-profit organizations. She has pioneered innovative solutions to create quality service delivery models within available funding sources across the country. Through her leadership and advocacy, Karen strives to create relevant opportunities for individuals of all ages and all abilities.
Karen received her BCBA coursework at Pennsylvania State University and Master of Arts, Adulting Education and Counseling at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania.