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county official , acoustical consultant

Karen Lee Robertson, county official, acoustical consultant. Recipient Achievement award National Association Counties, 1986, 90, 91, Orange County Achievement award, 1990, Woman Achievement award, 1991.


Robertson, Karen Lee was born on March 21, 1955 in Whittier, California, United States. Daughter of Lethal Greenhaw Robertson and Lloydine Ann (Pierce) Robertson-Reese.


Student, California State University.


Acoustical technician Hilliard & Bricken, Santa Ana, California, 1977—1979, John Jay Van Houten, Anaheim, 1979. Principal Robertson & Associates, Boulder, Colorado, 1980. Acoustical technician David Adams & Associates, Denver, 1980.

Vice president engineering John Hilliard & Associates, Tustin, California, since 1985. Acoustical specialist County of Orange, Santa Ana, 1980—1987. Airline access, noise officer John Wayne Airport Administration of Orange County, 1987—1992.

Chair Noise Abatement Committee, 1987—1992, Dallas–Fort Worth Noise Forum, 1992. Senior noise compatibility planner Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, 1992—1995, manager noise compatbility, since 1995. Member advanced subsonic transport noise reduction steering committee National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Federal Aviation Administration, since 1993.

Member airports council International-North America Environmental Affairs Committee. Speaker in field.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Land Use/Noise Compatibility Manual, 1984. Editor: Noise Element of General Plan, 1984.


Member acoustical advisory board Orange County, 1985—1992. Member California Noise Officers Forum, since 1987. Member of California Association Window Manufacturers (Society for Technical Communication Task Group 1985), Institute Noise Control Engineering., Community/Industrial Noise Control Association, National Association Noise Control Officials, Transportation Research Board, Acoustical Society of America (board directors 1985-1986, technical member since 1985).


Children: Kimberlee Ann Kubski, Krista Linn Robertson.

Lethal Greenhaw Robertson Robertson-Reese

Lloydine Ann (Pierce) Robertson-Reese

Krista Linn Robertson

Kimberlee Ann Kubski Robertson