Karen Hendricks

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Karen Hendricks is a lifelong journalist of more than 30 years and an award-winning public relations and marketing professional of 15 years. She loves all types of writing! And she believes she has the best job in the world, because she learns something new every day, meets fascinating people every day, and no two days are the same.

 Karen’s freelance journalism pieces are regularly published in numerous magazines; she previously worked in television, radio and newspaper. As a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, she strives to be ethical, accurate, fair and thorough in all she writes. Her website is

 Karen has a theory that 99% of the world’s problems could be solved through one simple solution: improved communication skills. 

 Her faith guides all aspects of Karen’s life (Philippians 4:13). Karen is a foodie who loves cooking and gardening. And coffee! “Lightbulb” writing ideas often strike during her daily runs, yoga, ballet or Pilates sessions. She recently completed a year-long challenge of running 50 races for 50 causes while she was 50 (a journey she writes about at But she considers her family and three mostly-grown children to be her brightest, best accomplishments. Karen and her husband Robert are college sweethearts who have been married more than 30 years. 

Follow Karen’s freelance adventures: 

Instagram @karenhendricks9

Twitter @karenhendricks9

Facebook @HendricksComm


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