Jesse’s House, an emergency children’s shelter in Forsyth County, is proud to announce that Karen Carroll has been named Executive Director. The mission of Jesse’s House is to provide safe and structured care in a nurturing environment to at-risk girls to adequately prepare them for life. Karen has worked in the non-profit community in Forsyth county for 15 years, having served as the Executive Director at Hope House, a mental health group home, and most recently as the Program Manager at Mentor Me North Georgia. She has a passion for children and is committed to seeing our youth succeed. Karen was raised in Forsyth County and has lived here a majority of her life. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in Psychology and is a registered Mediator. In her free time she enjoys traveling, UGA football, and spending time with her family and two children.
For information on Jesse’s House visit www.jesseshouse.org.