Karen Budde is the Staging Sales Representative for Simple Elegance. She joined the Simple Elegance Team in June of 2016 after attaining her Accredited Staging Professional® (ASP) certification in March of 2016. Karen was born and raised in upstate New York and graduated from Skidmore College with a degree in Fine Arts and Art History. She worked as an interior decorator at Ethan Allen for several years before moving to New Jersey with her husband's job at ExxonMobil. Karen has been married to her wonderful husband, Tom for over 30 years and is the proud mom of three adult children and two dogs. Since she's always on the go, the next two moves with Tom's job were only the beginning of new adventures. They arrived in Houston in 2010 and Karen found many opportunities to volunteer through their church and school activities. Karen loves to travel, meet new people, and has a positive outlook on life and serve in the community. Karen is enthusiastic about helping her client's achieve their goals, and is dedicated to strong customer service, hard work and communication. Karen is passionate about educating Realtors and Home Owners about the benefits of staging, and has developed classes on staging, and buyer trends.
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