Karen became a member of NSDAR in April of 2018 and is currently the treasurer for the Sierra Nevada Chapter NSDAR. She is also the chapter’s chairwoman of the conservation committee.
Karen enjoys horses and has been secretary of events for Washoe County Sheriff’s Posse Pony Bob Junior Rodeo, Nevada Barrel Racing Association, Nevada State Fair Horse Show, and Nevada Quarter Horse Association. She was treasurer for Washoe Horsemen’s Association and secretary for Northern Reno Horsemen’s Association. Karen was also a Girl Scout leader for many years where she was the South Reno Neighborhood secretary and cookie booth coordinator.
Karen is excited to be a member of the Sierra Nevada Chapter. She thinks they are a fantastic group of women. She is looking forward to volunteering and doing some more worthwhile projects with the chapter. She is also trying to trace her mother’s ancestry to see if she has a patriot in her past.