Director of Events and Fundraising, Board Member
Karen is a 1986 Graduate of Riverside High School in Painesville Ohio. Karen has been a Financial Advisor since 2008. She has helped her family run a number of small businesses. She is passionate about supporting local businesses and causes. Karen serves on the Board of Our Shepherd Lutheran School. She initiated and ran the school’s largest fundraiser. In 2015/2016 she chaired corporate sponsorship for Habitat for Humanity’s annual fundraiser.
The Director of Events and Fundraising will work with our board to develop a comprehensive fundraising strategy. Leading the Events Committee, Karen will evaluate the various types of fundraisers, plan, and staff and execute the events. By working closely with our grant writer and finance committee, Karen’s role will be key to funding our mission and annual goals.