Karen was enrolled at Mercy College of Health Sciences working on a degree in Emergency Medicine but found her way into Optometry with the goal of becoming a certified Optometric Technician with knowledge in Ocular Surface Disease and Medically Necessary Contact Lenses.
She has worked in this field for 9 months and has thoroughly enjoyed it. She is looking forward to continuing her education in this field.
She previously worked extensively in customer service as well as being an Assistant Underwriter. She was a stay at home mom for 11 years and was able to become a freelance technical and content writer as well as a freelance Medical Transcriptionist.
Karen grew up in Des Moines, Iowa and was a graduate of Roosevelt High School. She enjoys crocheting, music and playing guitar. She is a proud mom of three beautiful daughters. We have 3 cats and one new puppy that keeps us all very busy.