Karen came to St. Stephen’s in November 2006. She attended Northern Virginia Community College, majoring in Interior Design and Architectural Drafting, and later attend Germanna Community College where she studied web design and marketing. From 1997-2004, she was the marketing and merchandiser for Hallmark. Karen is available in the church office Monday - Friday from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. She creates and manages all service bulletins, announcements, bulletin boards, prayer lists, websites, social media, advertising, and is editor of the Red Door Newsletter. Raised in Northern Virginia, Karen moved to Culpeper in 1996, where she enjoys gardening, photography, genealogy, yoga, wine tasting, cooking and writing. She is a Soldier's Angel, writing letters to active service members, and is a supported of Wounded Warriors and the ASPCA.