KAREN BRANCH DIRECTOR OF FINANCE / VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR
Karen Branch has been a part of the Art Center Sarasota family for 9 years and is currently the Volunteer Coordinator and Accounting Administrator. She graduated from Ithaca College with a degree in Psychology/Child Psychology. Her love of children extended to volunteering as a teacher assistant and cheerleading coordinator for many years at her children’s schools. Her children Kayla and Ryan are her greatest accomplishments. In her spare time Karen is an avid runner, enjoys crafting and traveling to visit her children. She also has an infinite love of basset hounds.
The Art Center has become like a home away from home for her and she is inspired by the artists, volunteers, children and staff members that she encounters every day.