Karen specializes in strategic business development and growth, and market analytics. Her professional background includes everything from assisting start-up businesses to rebranding 50-year-old companies. She has traveled to construction projects around the globe in China, Peru, and the Dominican Republic.
Karen's interest in real estate and construction started at a young age when she began purchasing properties to remodel and resale at 19. While completing graduate studies Karen led a non-profit organization dedicated to helping communities through a variety of engineering projects.
Previous professional positions include Director of Business Development and Marketing for Central Texas' largest mechanical, electrical, and plumbing contractor.
Karen is originally from West Virginia and landed in Alabama after spending her adolescent years in Houston, TX. She lives in Vestavia Hills and loves traveling and spending time with her family and two dogs. Karen has a passion for animal rescue and helping communities reach their potential through revitalization and smart growth.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Master of Engineering in Construction Engineering Management, 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Communication Management and Mass Communication, 2008