Profile: Karen Michaud

Karen Michaud is the Director of Education at Maine Health Care Association. For almost 17 years, she has managed all aspects of the association’s professional development activities, including (in-person and virtual) educational workshops and conferences. Karen excels in organization and has years of experience planning and managing events, creating educational resources, training staff, writing newsletter articles and marketing programs. Prior to this role, Karen served as a Team Leader, Training Coordinator and Care Coordinator for Elder Independence of Maine. She has been office manager in various settings – i.e. healthcare, construction and higher education. She is a born leader, having a knack for teaching and motivating others to achieve goals. In addition, she has taught introductory computer courses. Karen earned her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Southern Maine and her A.A.S. degree in Business Administration from Andover College. In her free time, she enjoys family time, photography and playing guitar. To reach Karen via email: