Karen has worked at KBA since 2003, progressing from Mortgage and Protection Administrator to our Executive Assistant, looking after the whole office and making sure everything runs smoothly. She assists Sarah in the day-to-day running of the business and helps free up her time to work on other aspects of the business. Karen also books appointments for our advisers and deals with clients over the telephone.
Karen has been married to her husband Paul since 1992 and they have two daughters together. They also have Riley the dog and Dennis the granddog! Karen loves anything Disney-related, listening to Bryan Adams and watching Rugby League.
On an ideal weekend, you can find me:
Watching Warrington Wolves or out with family and friends.
My favourite holiday destination is:
Can't beat the Florida sunshine. Put me on a rollercoaster (the bigger the better) and I'm happy.
My favourite song to play in the car is:
Summer of 69 or Sit Down by James
If I could be any fictional character, I would be:
If I could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, I would win a medal in:
Nagging (that answer came from my daughter!)
When the dessert menu arrives, I’m looking for:
Anything that involves chocolate
The three qualities that draw me to new people are:
Approachable, friendly and down to earth
The best gift I’ve ever received is:
A surprise party for my 50th. I love my family and we don't get to see enough of each other being spread over different locations in the UK, so this was amazing!
The three people at my dream dinner party would be:
Bryan Adams, Kenny Dalglish, Sean Bean
The three small things that make my day better are:
Coffee in the morning, sun shining and an unexpected phone call from family or friend