Karen Michelle Schrader

Karen is the Executive Director and President and was a founding member of PFLAG Hernando in January of 2011. She held an initial board position as member at large and quickly advanced to President.

Karen leads the organization  providing education, out reach to the community and representation for the LGBTQ+ community at the local, state and federal level. She always has an ear to listen to those seeking support and will offer advice and direction.

She along with her wife Linda has helped to change  many hearts and minds where it concerns members of the LGBTQ+ community. Karen has a specific focus on Transgender Equality but equally represents the entire community,.