Board of Directors
Financial Advisor, Certified Financial Planner, The Walters Group at Morgan Stanley. Married to Susan, parents of Brad and Kelley. Lived in Lutz for 31 years. No family history of epilepsy. We have been blessed with two healthy children and I serve to help others less fortunate than us. Avid sports fan, enjoying travel, hiking, and snowshoeing.
Karen is a mother of a young son who is diagnosed with epilepsy. She understands the challenges and emotions parents go through when their child is diagnosed and navigating the medical care needed. She holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Fordham University. She has worked with nonprofits specifically those advocating and serving children and families for over 25 years. Originally from New York, she moved to Tampa area in 2005, and now lives in Pinellas with her husband and son. The family enjoys attending all Tampa Bay professional sports team events and going to the beach. She believes ESF organization is important for children, teens, young adults diagnosed with epilepsy and their families to get information, be supported, and to be empowered.