Karen Giannuzi began her career as a Corporate Attorney at Jones, Day Reavis & Pogue in New York and at Tomsetti Partners in Milan, Italy. She then began teaching undergraduate business law at Statale University in Milan and at various New York area undergraduate universities. She later taught legal writing at Quinnipiac Law School. She is currently an elected member of the Greenwich RTM (the town legislative branch) and is an alternate member of the legislative and rules committee.

In addition to her volunteer work for the Greenwich town government, Karen has been an active member of the Greenwich community. In 2011 she founded the charitable organization Mothers for Others, which collects gently used children’s items and (new diapers) and distributes them to over 600 needy children in the area each year.

Karen has volunteered extensively in her children’s schools from preschool through the high school and college levels. She graduated from Penn State University with honors in political science and holds a law degree from New York University School of Law.