Karen L. Anderson
Karen L. Anderson is the Vice Chair of the California Jump$tart Coalition. She has been involved with youth financial education for over a decade. Prior to retirement, she spent over 30 years in marketing and management for organizations including General Mills, Knudsen, Union Bank, Great Western Bank and the Employers Group. During her 15+ years in credit, investment and retail branch banking Karen came to recognize the need for consumer education in money management and developed her interest in youth financial literacy. She is a past Chair of the California Jump$tart Coalition and a member of the Board of the California Council on Economic Education. She holds a B.A. from Mills College and an M.B.A. from the Broad School at Michigan State University.