- MA from University of Washington Tacoma; Community Planning
- BA from Western WA University; Community Systems Planning & Ecological Management
- Climate Reality Project® Leader
Karina Haaseth loves the dedication to high-quality service that she sees in the Windermere Professional Partners team, and she is motivated in her role by supporting a company and brokers who are dedicated to making a positive impact on people’s lives. As the WPP Marketing Manager, Karina leads our marketing services, providing direct support to our brokers and facilitating products and services from our team. She guides our internal and external content and communications, working closely with our vendors, independent contractors, branch managers and administrative team.
Karina’s previous work experience is largely in community outreach. As a former employee of the Humane Society for Tacoma and Pierce County, Karina was responsible for a community grant program, adoption and outreach events, managing volunteers and assisting with operational duties. Prior to this role, she worked for the Skagit County Parks and Recreation Department, assisting with various parks & recreation projects, and coordination of the Skagit County Fair. She is also a former employee at REI in Tacoma. Karina is a graduate of the UW Tacoma, with a Masters in Community Planning. A degree she pursued for her passion in land use and community engagement.
As a resident of Tacoma for nearly a decade, Karina feels fortunate to live in a growing and evolving city with lots of history and character. Karina enjoys reading, cooking, playing board/card games and spending quality time with loved ones. She also loves to get outside, whether she’s running, hiking, backpacking, or paddle boarding.