In addition to her consulting, Karen has been a guest lecturer throughout the nation including at Rancho La Puerta Spa in Tecate, Mexico, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Arizona, New Mexico, Indianapolis, and the US Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, CA.
Karen has a Master’s of Science in Nutrition Public Health from Columbia University and a B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics from the State University College of New York at Buffalo. She is a member of Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutritionists (SCAN) and Nutrition in Complementary Care, dietetic practice groups of the ADA, and California and San Diego Dietetic Associations.
In her spare time, Karen has run several New York City marathons, is an avid yoga enthusiast and has received over 100 hours of teacher certification in Ashtanga Yoga.