Karen is a recently retired CPA from Boyle, Deveny & Meyer.  Raised on Long Island, NY and in the Adirondack Mountains, she went on to receive a BS in Forest Biology at SUNY Syracuse in ’78 and a Masters in Accountancy from the U of M in ’94.   Between those two degrees she worked on Forest Service field crews and desk jobs at St. Patrick Hospital and Food Services of America.  She’s served on the boards of Garden City Harvest and Watson Children’s Shelter.

Special skill:
  I can write upside down and backward when explaining things to my clients.

Passions:
  Living Art – of course, but also my garden and learning free motion quilting.

Favorite saying: 
It’s all downhill except for where it’s up (like when you’re hiking or biking)!