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Mrs. Karen

Ms. Karen is located in the Early Childhood Center. She began working for the Nixa Public Schools Early Childhood Program in 2000. Prior to working for Nixa, Mrs. Karen provided speech/language services in a variety of settings, including medical, long-term care, home health, private practice and First Steps.  She grew up in Springfield and currently lives just north of Springfield on 10 acres. When not at school, Karen enjoys spending time with her family and dogs. She enjoys staying active by doing Crossfit and exploring the outdoors through trail running, backpacking, climbing, kayaking, and paddle boarding.