District 3 Commander - Army
Staff Sergeant Karen Knock is a 16 year Veteran of the Army National Guard due to retire in 2021.
She’s done two tours overseas, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Karen is also the Richland County Veterans Service Officer serving Veterans with benefits, claims, and appeals.
Her father served in Vietnam, Grandfather in WWII, Godfather in the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Uncle during Lebanon, husband in Iraq & Afghanistan, and now recently her son has enlisted in the Marines.
"My favorite quote that has steered my path through life is, Take a stand and make a mark.”