Karen started her real estate career as an agent specializing in single-family homes and condominiums in Ventura County, specifically Camarillo, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. Karen’s love for home design, interior decorating, remodeling and landscape design made real estate a natural choice. Karen’s goal is to make every real estate experience informative and enjoyable. She joined the Halton Pardee + Partners transaction team after working as a realtor at Keller Williams Westlake Village.
Karen is originally from Indiana and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Financial Planning from Purdue University. Prior to starting her career in real estate, Karen managed a team of 25 employees for one of the fastest growing Mutual Insurance Holding Companies. As manager in the Retirement Plans Services Division with a Series 26 license, she was responsible for the administration of million dollar pension plans with a high level of correspondence. Her experience brings attention to detail, organization, and contractual agreements.
In her free time, Karen enjoys going to Loyola Marymount University to visit her son and daughter and watch her son play in local college golf tournaments. She also enjoys the California outdoors, hiking, exercising, gardening and walking her two dogs.