Director, Past President
Karen holds a B.S.Chemistry and Physical Science and has spent a lifetime with horses. She spent her junior years riding and showing hunters, jumpers and eventers as well as working for a Thoroughbred trainer breaking, exercising and rehabbing racehorses. After graduation, she spent several years as a vet tech at a small animal practice in Northern Virginia before coming home to the Richmond area. Then she spent 8 years training and managing lesson and show barns, teaching and training horses and riders, before moving to her current employment as Operations Manager for a multi-doctor equine veterinary practice. Karen has served on the board of JRHF for 8 years, currently as Past President as well as a member of the Events and Nominating Committees.