Karen was raised in a real estate family in Jamestown, RI. Her Dad was a builder, Realtor, and appraiser. She graduated from the University of RI with a degree in Merchandising and Interior Design. Karen worked in the retail industry for many years, managing stores for Disney, Gap Inc., and Ann Taylor. She won numerous awards including Best Increase in Sales Over Goal for the Disney Stores, Best of the Best for Gap, and the Rhode Island Monthly Magazine's Best Customer Service (Men's and Women's Retail Store) for Banana Republic. A South County resident since 2004, Karen is an enthusiastic member of the community and enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. She looks forward to showing clients the best that South County has to offer.