Karen Hall M.A. ’86 was especially proud of being a joint founder of PACER (Post Adoption Center for Education and Research). Karen was adopted as a child and wanted to create an organization that understood adoption as a lifelong process. It was through PACER that Karen located and formed a firm bond with her biological mother and family. After a successful career in counseling, Karen moved to the Running Y Ranch in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Over the next 17 years, she and her husband traveled extensively throughout the United States, from Alaska to Maine. She died Aug. 26, 2023.

07 Nov 2023