Karen grew up in San Diego, California, and began singing in public at the age of 3. She has
been a featured soloist in churches and concerts all over the United States, Mexico, and
Japan. She has performed everything from classical to jazz, gospel to contemporary, even
musical theater! She has sung solos for televised concerts, professional sports teams, and
2 American Presidents.
Karen is the founder and director of The International Academy of Matsumoto, a
Montessori-based international school in downtown Matsumoto. She is a member of
Japan for about 10 years with her American husband, David. Their son was born in Japan.
In her spare time, she enjoys figure skating, cooking, and reading.
". . .powerful and clear. Beautiful! "
"Karen's wonderful voice reached the heavens! "