Staff Member: Ms. Karen Carlton
Ms. Karen Carlton
Ms. Carlton is a Michigander through and through. She grew up in Rochester and attended Michigan State University, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. She began her professional career in Detroit supporting large companies as a financial analyst. In her career, she has also worked as director of finance for a corporate event planning company as well as for a CFO services company providing consulting to small- and medium-sized businesses. Ms. Carlton has worked at Gesu since 2020. She has two teenage children, Sara and Ryan. When not working, she spends time driving her kids to their sports and activities. In her spare time, she also enjoys golfing, dance, gardening, child development, interior and exterior design, home and building construction, and travel.