Karen Edwards

Assistant to the Rabbis and Cantor Karen Edwards is a key member of the Shir Tikva office staff, the skilled and hardworking team that keeps the temple running smoothly day-to-day. Karen’s primary responsibilities include scheduling meetings with congregants for the Rabbis and Cantor, coordinating Bar/Bat mitzvah family and student appointments with the Rabbis and Cantor, maintaining the Chaverware database, keeping the congregation informed of member life-cycle events and sending out yartzeit reminders. As needed, Karen also works with various committees and board members. Karen came to Temple Shir Tikva in April 2006 as an Administrative Assistant and took over as Assistant to the Rabbis and Cantor when her predecessor retired. Karen lives with her daughter in nearby Natick.