Bio - Karen Modell
Karen Modell - Managing Director
Karen Raitt Modell was born April 22, 1965, is married and has two children.
Mrs. Modell became Managing Director of New Century Investment Management, Incorporated in 1996. She is the firm's majority shareholder. She exercises operational control over the non-investment decision making aspects of the firm's daily operations and long-term planning, participates in all signficant business decisions and has final approval over all major purchase and compensation decisions. Her current job functions are primarily administration, operations and client service. She is also Corporate Secretary.
Mrs. Modell was employed as an attorney-at-law in the State of Michigan, but no longer practices. She was associated with the Detroit law firm Dickinson, Wright, Moon, Van Dusen & Freeman as an attorney from 1990 until her employment as Managing Director with New Century. Her Bloomfield Hills office practice focused on complex real estate and other commercial transactions, including sale and leaseback transactions, development and leasing for the firm's largest corporate client.
Mrs. Modell holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1990). She has a Bachelor of Arts with Distinction from the University of Michigan School of Literature, Science and the Arts, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1987), with a Major in Economics. She held academic honors in 1984 and 1986, and was a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon, an economic honors fraternity, and the Golden Key National Honors Society. She graduated from Kingswood School Cranbrook High School, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan (1983).