Career Paths

Karen Topakian '79
Major: Theater and Sociology

While at Clark

Mentored by Professors Robert Ross and Syndey Peck

After Clark

Community Organizer, P.A.C.E., Providence, R.I.

Managed food co-op in Wakefield, R.I.

Director of the University of Rhode Island Women's Center

Executive Director of Agape Foundation - Fund for Nonviolent Social Change

Board Chair of Greenpeace Inc.

Current Position

Founder of Topakian Communications, freelance writing and communications consulting business