Karen has been an employee of Loveland Academy for 17 years. She worked with Dr. Dukes in her private practice as a skills trainer before she started at Loveland Academy when it opened its doors in 1999. Karen has worked with our youth and young adults in many areas. Initially, she served as a teacher assistant in the classroom, working with children and teens with developmental disabilities. Currently she teaches office skills and restaurant skills. Karen also serves as Loveland Academy's Intake Coordinator and is the person who makes initial contact with all prospective students.