Karen spent most of her life in south Jersey and Pennsylvania. Karen graduated from Rider University with a BA in Journalism and earned her M Ed from Arcadia University. Karen currently lives in Horsham, PA.
Karen Polesir has been a member of SNAP since 2002. Karen served as a co-leader in south Jersey until becoming leader in the Philadelphia area. Karen has supported survivors in their efforts to alert neighborhoods to pedophiles in their midst and in their healing journey.
"SNAP has given me a venue to help people struggling with a sense of loss. The people that I have met along the way have become my family, my reason for continuing in this fight for justice and accountability.”