Karin has lived in Lake Orion for 3 years.  She has been involved with the Orion Art Center’s Dragon on the Lake Festival for 8 years, has been the chair of the Orion Art Center’s Annual Gala for 3 years, and recently served on the Orion Art Center’s Board of Directors as Treasurer since January 2016 prior to being appointed as the Executive Director.  She was recently a Program Coordinator for a major healthcare corporation and worked with programs that brought education and outreach activities that benefited patients as well as the community.

As a certified International Event and Wedding Professional (IEWP), she is trained in planning and implementing all components of an event.  As a resident of Lake Orion, she is interested in bringing awareness of the many benefits that Lake Orion has to offer its residents and visitors and playing a role in bringing business and prosperity into the community.  Karin’s appointment as Executive Director is just the next step in giving back to this great community and she intends to fulfill the Orion Art Center’s mission “to make fine art experiences available to Southeast Michigan residents and artists by nurturing the artistic expression and creativity of individuals of all ages and artistic levels through art classes, outreach programs, exhibitions and community events”.