Karen Flores

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Director Communication Ministries,
(806) 763-4607 ext. 236, kflores@fumc.com


Karen Flores, Director of Communication Ministries, first came to First United Methodist Lubbock in April 2013 as the administrative assistant for the youth department and contemporary worship. She began as communications director in May 2015.

Prior to coming to FUMC, Karen worked for 17 years as the graphic artist and art supervisor for a local publisher of university and retirement directories. She created the yellow pages and all ads for over 60 directories. 

Karen attended Angelo State University for two years before transferring to Texas Tech. She graduated from Texas Tech in 1996 with a bachelor of arts in journalism. 

Karen’s husband Lee, is an adult probation officer with Lubbock County. They have two children. Tristan goes to school at Kingdom Preparatory Academy, and Karlee is a student at Waters Elementary.

Karen has a twin sister here in Lubbock who looks just like her. No, Karen did not cut her hair short, that is her sister. People often get them mixed up. Karen loves going to Disney World with her family and friends, scrapbooking, reading, and iced coffee at any time of the year.