Karen was born in Chicago and has lived in the Roanoke Valley since a young child. She is a graduate of Franklin County High School, Virginia Western Community College, and the American Bankers Association. Prior to joining the team at Acquisition Title & Settlement Agency, Karen began her career in the Banking and Finance Industry as a part time teller. She worked with First Virginia Bank for 20 years, before retiring as a Branch Manager. She utilizes her experience in the Banking and Financing Industry as the Office Manager at Acquisition Title & Settlement Agency. Karen and her son live in Salem, Virginia. They are very active in their church and enjoy trips to the beach, as well as relaxing afternoons’ poolside with friends and family.
Pattie Stratton joined our team last summer as Operations Manager. She helps Martha keep the offices organized and running smoothly. Pattie grew up in Virginia and has lived in Roanoke since 1991. She owned her own catering and events company for 15 years and worked as Director of Marketing and Development at a local private school for 10 years after that. Pattie has two children and loves spending time with them and traveling.