Karen Ketcham manages Core Financial and is an Investment Advisor Representative with Royal Alliance Associates, Inc.. With more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, she assists clients with all facets of financial services. She offers education funding strategies and investment options, business planning, and retirement planning.
Karen holds securities licenses 6, 63, and 65, life and health insurance licenses and a long-term care endorsement. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wyoming and a master’s degree from Adams State College. She has been a qualifying member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) and is an active member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).
Prior to entering the financial services industry, Karen was a teacher for 14 years and an admissions counselor at Lamar Community College for four years. She is active in her community and has held numerous offices, including president, in the service organizations Zonta and Rotary. She also is a board member for Lamar Community College Foundation. Outside of the office, Karen enjoys spending time with her two children and five grandchildren.
* Qualifying membership in the MDRT is based on minimum commission and gross business generated within a year. Each MDRT status designation is granted for one year only. All members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the Million Dollar Round Table.