KAREN WILSON has been involved in the insurance industry since 1984 when she started as a Life/Disability Customer Service Representative, and progressed to managing the book of Life/Disability business for a large agency before joining MHS Companies. Karen was added to the MHS team in 2015 as the office manager/controller. Since that time, she has expanded her role due to her past experience to include Life/Disability product support, and service of employee benefit plans for MHS’ customers medical, dental, vision, life, and disability coverages. As changes occur in the employment industry, Karen is committed to offer customized products that meet an employer’s specific and financial needs. Karen also works with the MHS Business Development team to implement new benefit plans for the organization’s customers. Karen lives in the northern suburbs and likes to spend her free time gardening, volunteering with a local snowmobile club in the winter, and outdoor summer activities with her husband and 2 children.