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Home Designers Install New President
Washington, DC – The American Institute of Building Design, Inc. (AIBD) inducted Anchorage businesswoman, Karen Kassik-Michelsohn, FAIBD, into the office of President at its Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA. Karen is a certified member of the organization and for over 30 years has served at various local, state, and national positions. With a strong focus on membership and education, Karen’s third aim is to be a career source. “We have a responsibility to our community to provide a qualified workforce for the future,” she stated during her installation ceremony.
Mrs. Michelsohn is the only female builder in Anchorage. Relocated from Florida to Alaska, Karen is an award-winning designer with over 30 years’ experience. She specializes in custom home and remodeling design. Her eye for detail has earned her rave reviews from clients and numerous awards across the country. Karen’s career in the building industry began in 1987 in Florida with Lucia, Kassik & Monday, Inc., where she spent 23 years with the company, working her way up to president and partner. Karen is also currently serving as president of the Anchorage Home Builders Association, receiving the “Builder of the Year” award in 2016.
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15-AMN_9502 – AIBD President, Karen Kassik-Michelsohn (left) with her chief staff officer, Steve Mickley. Photo by JPG Photo & Video