With more than eighteen years of experience in travel logistics, conference planning, and marketing it has been a dream to blend her passion of running and travel with her career. Karen has completed nine marathons, including Boston, and many half marathons and local races. She is a certified running coach with Road Runners Club of America, is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), earned her MS in Marketing Communications from the University of Kansas and BS in Economics/Finance from Bentley University. In addition to working on Marathon Tours & Travel marketing efforts, Karen manages our programs to Big Sur, Cuba, Kenya, the Italy Coast to Coast Relay, Madagascar and New York. She is always looking forward to the next adventure!