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Karen Morrissey Bedard

Karen earned her bachelor’s degree in creative writing from St. Lawrence University and worked as an Associate Creative Director or Senior Copywriter for many clients, including Ocean Spray, Tyson Foods, Volvo, Carnival Cruise Lines and Vistaprint. She now serves as Strategy Director at Chase Design. She brings experience crafting broadcast, digital, direct, email, social and print communications, and she has won awards in these fields. Karen has local roots and is active in the PTC.