Neighborhood Groupsfor East Outer District
Karen Lightbourne came to the City of Indianapolis from the Children's Museum of Indianapolis, where she served as the Community Builder for the neighborhoods surrounding the museum. Born and raised in Indianapolis, Karen has also lived in different places around the country. Previously, she worked as a radio reporter for American Urban Radio Networks in Washington DC and worked in the non-profit world in Santa Barbara, California as a community relations specialist. Karen brings an excellent understanding of community outreach and engagement.
"I love the City of Indianapolis and I love making connections in the community."
Karen has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Ball State University. She currently serves as the Warren Township Mayor's Neighborhood Liaison.