Karen Combs


Karen CombsDistrict 2
Term expires:  April 2023
Karen graduated from Deloraine Collegiate, then later, Assiniboine Community College. Karen was employed as a Cosmetologist for five years, eventually becoming the Owner / Operator of Deloraine Hair Fashions for 26 years.

Karen has her Level 1 Child Care Assistant diploma and has worked with Wee R Special Inc. (WRS) since 2003. Before that, Karen was a Director for six years and Vice-Chair for four years.

Karen also works part-time at the Delwinda Court Personal Care Home in Deloraine. She has been a board member of the Border Hills Housing Co-op since 2010 and has been serving as secretary for the past four years. She also volunteers for the Deloraine and Area Christmas Cheer, Deloraine Ag Society and Delwinda Court.

Karen joined the Board of Directors for the Turtle Mountain Credit Union in 2003 and has been on the Sunrise Credit Union board since it formed in 2008. She has been a member of the Nominating Committee, Audit Committee and served as past Chair of the Audit Committee. She currently serves on the Nominating Committee.

Karen completed the CUES Governance Leadership Institute at the Joesph L. Rotman School of Management, earning her CDA (Certified Credit Union Director) designation.