logo logo

Karen Susan Perlman

Karen Susan Perlman, American hospital administrator. Recipient Fellowship Skidmore College, 1974.


  • Perlman, Karen Susan was born on September 12, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Marvin and Florence Mae (Namowitz) Perlman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Education, Northern Illinois University, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, University Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 1967. Postgraduate, Salzburg Academy Arts, Salzburg, Austria, 1967.

      Postgraduate, Santa Reparata Graphics Studio, Florence, Italy, 1973.


    • Art educator various programs, Long Island, New York, 1967-1976. Designer Industry, 1976-1979. Development consultant self-employed, various locations, 1979-1989.

      Director development, public relations Peninsula Hospital Center, Far Rockaway, New York, from 1989. Board directors Advisory Board Suffolk County Office For Women, Islip, New York, since 1988.


    • Author: New England Pickles, 1979. Editor: New York State Manual for Child Custody, 1982, A Directory of Community Services, 1984. Contributor numerous articles to various magazine and journals.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Board directors Huntington (New York ) Chapter National Organization of Women, Political Task Force Chairperson National Organization of Women, Board Finance Chairperson National Organization of Women, president National Organization of Women Alliance PAC of Long Island, Selden, New York, 1987-1988. Member National Society Fund Raising, Executives (publicity committee 1988), National Association Female Executives, National Hospital Development Association, Kiwanis, Exchange Club.



    Culinary arts, singing, political organizing.


    • father: Marvin Perlman
    • mother: Florence Mae (Namowitz) Perlman
    See on larger map
    Born September 12, 1943
    Died August 17, 2008
    (aged 64)