Karrie Beck lives in Port Huron with her husband and teenage son. She earned her master’s degree from Central Michigan University and went to work as an educator for Port Huron Schools in 2002. She enjoyed a teaching journey, which included assignments in grades K-8 as well as time spent as an adjunct instructor for St. Clair County Community College. Blessed is how she refers to the opportunity to work for GBS Media as an administrator for their online magazine, Blue Water Healthy Living. Organizing volunteer writers allows her the opportunity to meet the many inspiring people who positively impact the local area she loves.