“I enjoy helping K-12 clients look at the student learning experience they want to provide, then develop creative solutions to ensure built facilities support that approach.”
Karen is an experienced architect and facilities planner with demonstrated expertise in leading the programming, planning, and educational specifications processes. She excels in community engagement, outreach programs, facilitating planning and design workshops, and community presentations. In addition, Karen is registered as an Accredited Learning Environments Planner through the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE).
Karen’s recent work includes pre-bond planning, bond assistance, community outreach, facility master planning, and development of educational specifications for more than 30 school districts in the Pacific Northwest. Her leadership has played a role in supporting successful bond efforts, resulting in improved learning environments for students and staff across Oregon.