Karen S. Nixon

business manager

Years of Experience


Professional Registration


Professional & Community Involvement

  • Greater Lynchburg Habitat for HumanityBoard Member
  • LRSHRM (Lynchburg Regional Society for Human Resources)Member
  • Central VA Young LifeCommittee Member


  • Liberty University1988-1992

Karen Nixon joined Architectural Partners in 2013, as Business Manager.  Prior to joining our firm, she managed her own consulting business where she worked with several small businesses to help manage the financial/office management side of their business.  Karen brings a high level of enthusiasm and energy to her role as Business Manager. She has been instrumental in the implementation of software and business/management procedures.  Karen works closely with our project managers from project setup to final billing.  She works hard to understand the needs of our clients and their assigned project manager to ensure the firm’s proposed services are on target.  She enjoys working in various aspects of the firm.

  • What is an interesting fact about you? I received my blue belt in karate
  • What Non-Profit do you support? Young Life, Habitat for Humanity
  • If you could create an undiscovered Crayola crayon color, what would it be? Glittery Gray
  • What do you enjoy doing in your spare time? Cooking and enjoying the outdoors with friends, family and my dogs
  • What is your favorite season? Fall
  • What is your favorite food? Vegetables
  • Choose a movie title for the story of your life. Pursuit of Happiness
  • If you could go anywhere in the world on vacation, where would you go? Some place tropical
  • If you could pick up a new skill in an instant what would it be? Chef
  • What is your favorite quote? "No Worries"