Karen began working with Food For Thought in 2014 and brings ten years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She is currently working toward her M.P.A. in Nonprofit Management, and has worked in a variety of program, administrative, and development roles for organizations including Daily Acts, the Tuolumne River Trust, the Salmonid Restoration Federation, and the Ruth Bancroft Garden.
Originally from Sebastopol, Karen has a passion for the outdoors. Karen especially enjoys permaculture gardening, hiking, and mushroom hunting, and is also an accomplished Irish Step Dancer.