Karen D. Mitchell
Karen has been an RN over 35 years, and in the OR over 30 years, at Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital since 1991. She started her nursing career at Duke Hospital. She is passionate about serving others. Karen began working with Operation Walk in 2015, going to Panama, and then going to Cuba in 2017. She loves spending time with her family, is a fan of all sports, and loves the Duke Blue Devils, NY Yankees, Atlanta Braves, and Carolina Panthers.
In her own words, “It is such a blessing to do what I’m wired to do. I may get tired in the work, but never get tired of the work. To help others, who have no way to repay you, is the greatest blessing of all.”