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Branch Operations Manager



Karen Carnes began her career in the financial services industry in 1989. She has been working with Raymond James since 2005. She has served in a number of capacities, including that of financial advisor. Karen is currently the branch’s operations manager and administrative assistant to the branch manager. Karen has an Administrative Assistant degree and holds three securities licenses.

Karen has lived in the area most of her life. She currently resides in Niles, Michigan, with her husband of twenty-four years. They have one teenage daughter at home, and a son who resides in Elkhart, Indiana. Karen is a member of her church’s choir and is a 4th - 6th grade Sunday School teacher. She also enjoys flower and vegetable gardening.

Raymond James believes it is essential to provide each client with the highest possible level of service. Karen is firmly committed to this philosophy and strives daily to keep it first and foremost.