Karen was raised in El Centro, California. In 2008, she completed a training in Business Administration at Imperial Valley College. In 2009, she completed training to become a Certified Nursing Assistant and started working at an Adult daycare center. She relocated to San Diego in 2011. Karen is married and has 3 boys. Since 2013 she has been involved in helping out with the children's program at her church. She loves helping people, working with children, and being involved in the community as well as spending time with family and friends.