Karen Schwartz is an award-winning journalist who specializes in travel stories, human interest features and breaking news.

For more than 20 years, Karen has participated in the major stories of the day. She has written for the world’s most prestigious news outlets, with experience as a national news editor, travel writer, writer, business editor and science writer. 

Karen was awarded prestigious national Lowell Thomas awards from the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation in 2014 and 2013.