About Karen

Karen is a Christian singer, songwriter and speaker based in Melbourne, Australia

Karen has been travelling around churches since 2008.  In that time, she has written songs, released two CDs, had an article published in Transforming Sydney and been interviewed on radio.  Karen is currently writing children's books.

She speaks of God’s healing and forgiveness, of reaching out to the hurting people in our community and of following God’s direction for our lives.

Karen has taught Maths to children with learning difficulties in TAFE and secondary schools, and has worked as a chaplain at a local primary school.

Karen's daughter and son-in-law work for Pioneers with disadvantaged families in Bolivia. 


Karen became a Christian at the age of 27. These are some of the major events in Karen’s journey with God since then:

1990:  Joined the worship team

1993:  Began writing songs

1998:  Had brain-surgery for epilepsy

2002:  Began teaching students with learning difficulties

2006:  Began leading worship

2008:  Suffered depression and had prayer ministry

2008:  Began singing and speaking in other churches

2011:  Released first CD

2012: Moved from teaching to school chaplaincy

2014:  Article published in Transforming Sydney Newsletter – Nov 2014

2015:  Interviewed on Seymour FM radio

2015:  Released second CD

2016:  Finished chaplaincy.  Focussed on singing and speaking ministry.

2017:  Son joined Mission Aviation Fellowship as a pilot in Arnhem Land

2018:  Daughter joined Pioneers to work with young families at risk in Bolivia

2019:  Began writing children's picture books

2020:  Completed NEIS Business Management course during lockdown.  Broadening her work into other community organisations.