Law-Corporate and Securities
Karen is Senior Counsel with Teeple Hall, LLP. She is a former member of the Chula Vista and Escondido Rotary Clubs. She encouraged her mother to join Rotary, who eventually began president of the Chula Vista club.
She comes from a family of avid sailors and grew up sailing on the San Francisco Bay. When she was 12 years old, she and her family moved on a boat and sailed for three and half years, mostly in the Sea of Cortez.
Karen earned an undergraduate degree at UCLA and her law degree from USD. She is a single mom raising two very active teenagers.
Paul Hartley was her sponsor.