In recent years through her affiliation with PDCA, Karen has been instrumental in the challenge of professionalizing the Decorative Painting industry in the state of Washington and with her work on the Decorative Alliance Forum within PDCA, across the United States.
Karen is a 15 year member of PDCA. She has served as the Secretary for the Washington State Council and was on the Executive Board of the Decorative Alliance Forum. In 2002 she was voted Contractor of the Year by the Washington State Council. She has taught numerous classes & seminars affiliated with PDCA. Most recently, Karen served a term on the Board of National PDCA, representing the Western Region of PDCA Contractors. She is also one of the founding members of the Professional Women in painting Forum, also known as the PWP.


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