Karen Tennyson , MSW, LCSW, CDP
Karen comes to The Alzheimer’s Association as a natural progression of her professional and personal life. She has skilled nursing, home health, supportive living and hospice experience with an emphasis on people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and those who care for them. Having cared for her mother for over eight years, Karen has spoken on patient and caregiver issues to professional and family caregiver groups while also facilitating support groups. She was instrumental in writing and presenting a number of programs including a dementia education series. Currently, Karen continues to assist those with the disease and their families to navigate the illness through Association services and programs.