Karen is the Operations Specialist for NCRC. Karen holds a masters in Community and Regional Planning and a bachelor degree in Sociology. Karen’s career has focused on affordable housing and community development since 2001. Prior work experience includes positions with Sage Computing, NCB Capital Impact, the American Planning Association and the Center for Community Change. In addition, she was Program Manager for NCRC’s National Neighbors Silver campaign. Karen is a certified urban planner by the American Institute of Certified Planners.