Karen oversees daily operations of the Beaumont CVB offices. She handles accounts payable, purchasing, payroll and other responsibilities that affect the CVB's activities and initiatives. Karen also acts as curator for the Babe Zaharias Museum and Visitor Center while also managing its part-time employees.
Degrees / Certifications:
Attended Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas
Texas Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus (TACVB)
What do you love most about Beaumont?
I love that we have all the amenities of a big city with a small town feel.
What is your favorite activity in Beaumont?
I love biking and jogging the great parks and trails located throughout Beaumont.
What is your favorite season?
My favorite season is spring when the sun is out, flowers are blooming and where everything is so colorful.
What is your favorite space in Beaumont to host an event?
The Event Centre because of the atmosphere and the beautiful scenery.
What is your favorite place to eat in Beaumont?
My favorite place to eat depends on my taste buds but includes Boomtown BBQ, J. Wilson's, Rosie's Café and Willy Burger.