Karen is a Professor in Transformational Ministries at Life Pacific College. She is also the Director of Global Life. She has earned degrees: a B.A. in Home Economic with an emphasis in Food Service from California State University, Fresno, an MAT from Fuller Theological Seminary and her Ph.D. at the School of Intercultural studies at Fuller Theological Seminary. Prior to her coming to LPC, Karen and her husband Mark worked with Wycliffe Bible Translators as linguists working among Eastern Keres Pueblo Indians for 10 years. She has also served with Youth With a Mission as a staff person and then as the director of Discipleship Training Schools in Harpenden, UK. Karen is passionate about teaching and training this generation of emerging leaders using the globe as her classroom.
Professor, Director of Global Life
B.A., California State University Fresno, 1977; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary, 2004; Ph.D. Fuller Theological Seminary, 2013
Karen did not travel outside of the United States until after she was thirty years old. Now she has visited over 25 countries and is still traveling to more!