Karen Etter

Karen is a Colorado native, but has spent extensive time in bush Alaska, Washington, Arizona, and Oregon.  Karen joined the RiversEdge West team in 2018, and brings multiple years of experience in Business Administration, Organizational Management and Finance, to the organization.  Karen’s specialty is governmental, state and funding compliance. Before joining RiversEdge, Karen worked for a human services agency, whose mission was to provide assistance to the homeless populations, in and around the Eugene Oregon area. Karen earned her MBA, and her Bachelor of Science in Accounting, from Colorado Mesa University, in Grand Junction, Colorado. Karen currently lives in Fruita, Colorado, frequently traveling to Oregon to visit her twin daughters, who reside in Portland.  Karen loves spending time outside, gardening, hiking, and is a self-taught, amateur chef.
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RiversEdge West's

mission is to advance the restoration of riparian lands through collaboration, education, and technical assistance.