Karen and her husband Trevor have lived in Corvallis since 1996 and feel fortunate to have raised their two sons here. Karen gives back to the community through generous work and contribution to local non-profit boards and projects. Karen enjoys running, cooking, reading, and supporting OSU athletics.



  • University of British Columbia, 1994

    • Bachelor of Laws

  • University of Western Ontario, 1991

    • Bachelor of Economics


  • Oregon State Bar, 1997


  • PEERS Business Group – Member, Past President

  • Corvallis High School Spartan Baseball Organization - Board Member

  • Old Mill Center for Children and Families – Former Board Member

  • Boys and Girls Club of Corvallis – Former Board Member

  • Benton County Bar Association – Past Secretary

  • Corvallis High School Future Spartans Basketball Organization – Former Board Member