Karen is an experienced designer and illustrator. She has worked with brands to establish an appropriate identity and understands the details required for brand systems and application. She describes herself as a “creative problem solver”. After earning a BFA in Graphic Design at Auburn University, Karen worked as a designer in advertising and branding agencies. She later became an entrepreneur, owning her own curated art, antiques, and accessories boutique. She enjoys watercolor painting, reading, traveling, secondhand shopping, interior design, people watching, and hanging out with friends.