Karen is a lifelong resident of the Iowa City area who received a degree in sociology from the University of Iowa. Since obtaining her license in 1997, she has dedicated her time in becoming knowledgeable in and around the Iowa City real estate markets. She attributes her success as a REALTOR® to the emphasis she places on good communication, timely responses, active listening, attention to detail and overall good customer service. Today, Karen and her husband, Kelly, and daughter Dakota, live in Kalona, Iowa. Together they enjoy being active in the communities they serve through volunteer opportunities, club memberships and their daughters school and extracurricular activities.