Karen is a native to Atlanta. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Georgia. She worked for several years before realizing her true passion was for teaching. She obtained an additional Elementary Education degree from Kennesaw State College and proceeded to teach in Fulton County for many years. Karen made the decision to stay home to raise her own four children but has continued to be actively involved in education in Alpharetta by leading committees to develop science and art programs at her local Elementary school, teaching Preschool for 3 years and being a small group leader at North Point church. Karen joined the Little Listeners staff in October 2018 and completed her state required training to be an Audiology Assistant in May of 2019.