Karen Cripps, MSW's Profile and Contact Information
Karen joined The Insurance House in 2012. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Southern Illinois University and a Master’s Degree in Social Service Administration from the University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration. Wanting to spend more time with her family, Karen made a career change in 2008, and became a licensed insurance agent after spending nearly 15 years providing geriatric services through the state. Karen’s focus area and passion is Medicare products and health insurance. Given her background in healthcare and with seniors, she is able to foster excellent relationships with her clients and is able to utilize her knowledge and contacts in the community to assist them in accessing other programs and services as needed. She remains active in groups which focus on services to seniors, including FWHCC Healthy Seniors Action Team which organizes the annual Senior Fun Fest. Karen lives in Carterville, Illinois, with her husband, Jeff, and two teenage daughters.