Karen TenBrink became the director of the Albion College Women’s Chorus in 2007. She has Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and the University of Michigan, respectively. She has worked with choirs in various capacities: founder of a children’s choir in Japan, associate conductor of the Ann Arbor Boychoir, choir teacher at middle and high schools in Woodhaven and Novi, choirmaster for the Bangkok Opera in Thailand, and as associate conductor of the Vocal Arts Ensemble of Ann Arbor.
She maintains a private voice and piano studio and performs regularly as a choral and solo singer. She lives in Jackson with her husband and two children.