Karen Edwards-Lindsey is an Environmental Protection Specialist who joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 1997. She currently works in the Water Security Division as the project lead on multimedia outreach to the Water Sector and key stakeholders. She also works on other projects to raise the awareness among other critical sectors, at local and state levels about the importance of water and its role as a lifeline sector. Previously she worked in the Drinking Water Protection Division within the Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water. She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Maryland University.