Karen Hendrickson has a plaque for her 25 years of work at district 241. She graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in 1981 with a B.A. in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. She went back to school and graduated Valdosta State College in 1987 with a Masters in Early Childhood Education.
Hendrickson has been involved in the District Math, Health, and Science committees. She is also a member in ALEA, MEA, and NEA. She has been a TOY nominee and finalist.