**Karen will be taking new patients March 2024**
Karen is a registered nurse currently working to obtain her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post Master’s degree. She is working under the direct supervision of Qieron Bowie, CRNP.
Karen was born and raised in Bedford Pennsylvania, and has worked most of her career in Western Maryland. Karen obtained her Associates in Science degree in 1995 from Allegany college of Maryland, and her MSN from American Sentinel University in 2017.
Karen currently works as an Assistant Professor of Nursing at Allegany College of Maryland. Karen has a passion for helping others and hopes to broaden awareness and treatment for patients with mental health disorders. Karen values client-centered approach and listens to patients for individualized, empathetic care without bias.
Karen is married with five children, and five grandchildren. When not working, she loves to spend her free time with family and being outdoors.