Karen has over 20 years of experience as a professional writer and editor. After working in-house as a senior production editor for McGraw-Hill Higher Education, she launched Wise Owl Editorial, LLC, her own freelance editing and writing company, where she worked on several projects in various capacities including copyeditor, developmental editor, project manager, and technical writer. Karen continues to freelance for McGraw-Hill Higher Education as a technical writer.
Karen is also a screenwriter, with agent representation in Los Angeles, and was recently selected to participate in the Women in Film Mentorship Program. She has a master’s degree and is a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association, the American Film Institute, Women in Film, Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime.