Karen is a licensed attorney with project management experience. She is a St. Olaf graduate with family ties to the Northfield community. A Believet™ board member since January, 2017, Karen’s commitment to the Believet™ mission is rooted in honoring family members who served in the military, building stronger communities, rescuing dogs, and supporting the incredible work Believet™ does as it trains dogs and veterans to strengthen each others’ lives. She has helped bring in local college students to assist with Believet™ operations, has worked on the organization’s website, and serves as board secretary. Karen lives in Northfield with her family, a dog, and several cats! She spends her free time outdoors and enjoys singing.