Freelance writer after retiring from the State of Illinois
NPR Illinois Community Advisory Board
July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2018 - First Term
July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2021 - Eligible Second Term
WUIS Campus & Community Council
July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015 - First Term
Karen Witter is a freelance writer, community volunteer and museum consultant. She retired from the State of Illinois after 35 years in senior management positions, including natural resources policy advisor to Governor James Thompson, Director of the Department of Energy and Natural Resources, and Associate Director of the Illinois State Museum.