American Marketing Association
Digital Marketing Institute
American Society of Association Executives:
Former Participant, Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Former Participant, Membership Development Committee
Association Foundation Group:
Former Board Member
Former Chair, Research Committee
Former Chair, Conference Committee
Women’s Leadership Committee
Bachelor of Arts in Government & International Politics, George Mason University
Minor in Information Technology, George Mason University
Certified Digital Marketing Professional, Digital Marketing Institute
Certified Digital Marketing Specialist – Search Marketing, Digital Marketing Institute
Karen’s passion for the nonprofit community spans nearly twenty years. As a mediator for the Vault brand, Karen maintains a cohesive personality for Vault as a driven, collaborative, and innovative organization across all marketing channels.
Loyalty and a drive for excellence make Karen a dependable addition to the executive team at Vault Consulting. She is an accommodating team member who can organize and communicate effective messages to clients or anyone interested in learning more about Vault. Karen is a natural helper with a cooperative nature. Her ability to collaborate with teammates and clients is a strength that makes her highly effective in driving growth for Vault and its partners.
Karen’s path to Senior Director highlights her aptitude for adaptability. First studying Government and International politics in college, she discovered a passion for numbers as an analyst on the research team. Equally creative as she is analytical, Karen now uses her design and marketing expertise to promote Vault to potential clients.
She chose to spend her career at Vault because of the energy that Vaulters bring to their work. She says that her tenure with the company has expanded her mindset to be one of constant growth. Karen’s commitment to the organization makes her the ideal person to manage the Vault brand.
A Northern Virginia native, Karen lives in the DMV area with her pride and joy, Lulu, an English bulldog that she describes as “wee but fierce.” When Karen is not leading Vault’s strategic marketing initiatives, she enjoys applying her creative talents to her spouse and celebrity chef’s brand. You will likely find her getting Zen on her yoga mat or at the Barre in her free time.
Karen holds two certifications from the Digital Marketing Institute, passing both in the top 10% of her class.