Type of Fellowship:
Year of Fellowship: 2016
Born in Edinburgh, Karen has worked in the youth sector for over 20 years, predominantly in girls and young women's work. Her passion is developing opportunities, projects and connections for girls and young women. Throughout her career, she has been involved in innovative and creative projects which have increased and developed young people's imagination, horizons and aspirations.
She said, 'now is the time for me to develop my own aspirations. Involvement in Clore6:Youth has enabled me to forge new pathways in my work, and create a stronger network'.
Current principal role: Girls and Young Women's Worker
Current principal organisation: Citadel