Karen Thomas has over 20 years of business experience. She has owned and operated several businesses giving her extensive knowledge in budgeting, creating action plans, bookkeeping, staffing, and customer service. During this time she was involved with the local chamber of commerce and served on a committee helping young entrepreneurs receive scholarships. Karen was a spokesperson for a large corporation for 8 years and traveled extensively speaking and training the public on a variety of subjects. She also has 10 years of experience in education and has taught multiple subjects. She holds a B.S. in Zoology from University of California Santa Barbara and a M.A. in Education from the University of Phoenix. She loves working with people and is passionate about teaching and helping others achieve success as well.