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.