Karen has held many jobs in the community sector. She worked in the UK as a Community Companion for the elderly for 2 years. During this time she supported people in arranging their finances and holidays, she also supported them with cooking and cleaning and the general upkeep of the house. Karen has worked as a personal carer in Adelaide.
Karen loves animals and has volunteered at the Minlon Farm and Animal Sanctuary for 10 years. Karen also loves traveling and has an interest in whale watching and taking drives in the country.
Other interests for Karen include making dream catchers, painting, crystals and learning about and exploring other cultures.