Karen began working with Food For Thought in 2014 and brings ten years of experience in the nonprofit sector. With an M.P.A. in Nonprofit Management, she 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.