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ABOUT SENATOR KAREN FANN
Senator Karen Fann (AZ-District 1) is a lifelong Republican, raised on conservative rural values by her hardworking parents, Jim and Sylvia Fann. She moved with her family to Prescott at the age of four. Growing up in a family with a strong work ethic made it natural for Karen to start her own business. Karen launched Arizona Highway Safety Specialists, Inc.(AHSS) in 1984 - with just $500 of her own cash. Her drive and determination to succeed has turned today’s Arizona Highway Safety Specialists  into Arizona’s largest installer of roadway guardrails and signage. Owner and CEO Karen now employs 30 at her thriving business, and AHSS celebrated its 33rd  Anniversary in 2017. Karen and husband Jim McKown also owned and operated the FANN-M Ranch for nearly a decade. The FANN-M Ranch, an equine facility, boarded horses and produced equine competitions. Karen and Jim also and worked closely with area 4-H Clubs and other nonprofits to organize and sponsor community fundraisers at the Ranch. Prior to becoming a local business owner, Karen gained four years of experience in the legal field and ten in the airport/ airline industry; she later obtained her license as an Arizona Realtor. She is a licensed contractor with the Arizona Registrar of Contractors; past president of Yavapai County Contractors Association; and past president, Prescott Chapter, of the National Association of Women in Construction. Her dedication to community led Karen to serve on numerous committees and boards, representing Central Arizona, as well as, the Town of Chino Valley, where she was Mayor for six years. Her four years of service on the Prescott City Council included Mayor Pro Tem. Experience: Professional & Civil Service Highlights 17 years Public Service: AZ State Senate; AZ House of Representatives; Mayor; Town of Chino Valley; Prescott City Council; Area small business owner for over 30 years; Charter Member Chino Valley Elks; Charter Member Chino Valley Rotary Club; Chairman Central Yavapai Planning Organization (CYMPO); and numerous other appointed state committees. Recipient of over 25 Legislative Awards: Legislator of the Year AZ Chamber of Commerce/AZ Manufacturing Council Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce         Centennial Award Leader inPublic Policy of the Year  AZ Capitol Times Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce          Issue Champion Woman of the Year AZ Rock Products Association Legislator of the Year ASIA Best elected Republican Representative Capitol Times 2015 Senator of the Year AZ Technology Council AZ Association for economic Development Champion Award
MADD Arizona Legislator of the Year Golden Apple Award AZ Parents for Education Arts Hero Award Citizens for the Arts AAA Legislaator of the Year (Teenage Texting Bill) Mountain Institute - JTED - CTE Policy Maker of the Year AZ Bio Industry Trailblaze Award AZ JTED Consortism Award Americans for Prosperity Friend of the Taxpayer; Hero of the Taxpayer; Champion of the Taxpayer AZ League of Cities and Towns Champion Award 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
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Karen Fann Recognized for NFIB

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Karen Fann was recognized by the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) for her 100% support of small business issues. From issues regarding severance pay, to inflation indexing and 'bracket creep' of tax rates, Karen was supportive of small businesses.
The Arizona Technology Council included Karen Fann in their 2014 Endorsements. In their endorsement, they stated, "Karen Fann (R) has been a champion for the Arizona Technology Council during her tenure in the Legislature and sponsored the effort to expand the Refundable R&D Tax Credit program during the 2014 legislative session." But, that's not all. Karen says on her Facebook page, "I am so thrilled to learn that the Arizona Technology Council named me their 2014 Outstanding Tech Representative of the Year! Thank you!"
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Karen Fann

Recognized for NFIB

Support

Karen Fann was recognized by the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) for her 100% support of small business issues. From issues regarding severance pay, to inflation indexing and 'bracket creep' of tax rates, Karen was supportive of small businesses.
The Arizona Technology Council included Karen Fann in their 2014 Endorsements. In their endorsement, they stated, "Karen Fann (R) has been a champion for the Arizona Technology Council during her tenure in the Legislature and sponsored the effort to expand the Refundable R&D Tax Credit program during the 2014 legislative session." But, that's not all. Karen says on her Facebook page, "I am so thrilled to learn that the Arizona Technology Council named me their 2014 Outstanding Tech Representative of the Year! Thank you!"