Karen hails from Milwaukee Wisconsin. On a ski vacation to Vail in 1979, her love of music drew her into the
piano bar at The Lodge at Vail. There she met her future husband,
Vail’s Piano Man, Micky Poage. Karen began her Real Estate career in 1983 and has been active in transactions throughout all of Eagle County.She is located at St. James Place in Beaver Creek Resort. She remembers first moving to the Valley when there was nothing in Beaver Creek! She has been instrumental in the development, marketing and acting as Co- Lead Broker for some of Beaver Creek’s finest developments: Upper Borders Lodge & Townhomes, Oxford Court and Elkhorn Lodge.
Karen resides in Cordillera with her husband and son Parker. Her favorite activities are painting, golf, winter sports, spending time with her family, traveling with her husband on his concert tours and in general, all aspects of Mountain Living:
"I feel blessed to live and raise my son in God’s Country! Along with
the beauty, fresh air, and sporting pursuits mountain life provides,
where else in the World can you find a community that offers all this PLUS such a fabulous cultural scene."