Karen is a long term resident of Newton, with a background in finance, customer service and non-profits. She worked for many years in finance as a money market trader. In addition to volunteering for the Pantry, Karen has participated, volunteered, and worked for Project Bread and the Walk for Hunger. She has been a Heart and Sole walker for 40 years and has raised in excess of $100,000 for the organization with her fundraising efforts for the Walk. Karen has been a volunteer at CSFP since it opened in 2011 and joined the board in 2014.