Rev Karen Fry has a genuine love for all of life and meets people exactly where they are. She leads with her heart and is willing to be vulnerable and real. Her enthusiasm is infectious and her authenticity is definitely noticeable. She invites you into your own magnificence and power; she will not let you play small.

Rev Karen is definitely known for her enthusiasm, inspirational speaking, and prosperity consciousness. She is committed to teaching Science of Mind and living an abundant life. She loves to invite you to go for your highest potential – to move from limitation to limitless – and often incorporates extreme spirituality for transformation such as walking on fire and breaking boards with your hand. She is a Certified Firewalking Instructor and she’s always on fire with her faith in the power of prayer.

When she’s not at CSLDallas, you’ll find Rev Karen leading sacred travel tours through her company, Spirit Tours.  You’ll also find her taking pictures/video of wildlife, spending time in nature, and planning her next travel adventures. 

Rev Karen received Ordination in 2016 and became a licensed minister for Centers for Spiritual Living (CSL) in 2013. She served in leadership at all levels from 2007-2013 at the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living in Oakland, CA. Rev Karen has served for 14 consecutive years for our international organization, Centers for Spiritual Living (CSL). She currently serves as Co-Chair on the CSL Ministers Council. She served for six years as the elected Chair of the Nominating Council for CSL and as a CORE Council member for United Centers for Spiritual Living for four years from 2008-2012. She also served as the Vice Chair on the Science of Mind Archives and Library Foundation Board of Trustees. Rev Karen is also part of the Leadership Council of Faith Forward Dallas serving as Convener, Civic Engagement – focused on Racial Equity, Housing Solutions, Migrant Status, and Gun Sense.

Prior to becoming a licensed minister, Rev Karen spent twenty-three years in executive leadership, sales, and marketing. Over half of her career was spent in the medical device industry where she thrived, loved the start-up environment, and helped take companies to their next major growth stage. She was the major revenue driver for one such company, generating over $30 million in revenue in less than five years.

Rev Karen holds a Masters in Consciousness Studies from Holmes Institute from the Santa Rosa, CA Campus. She also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing & Sales from the University of Memphis in Memphis, TN where she graduated magna cum laude.

Fun Facts About Rev Karen


Being in Nature, Professional Photography, Adventures through Traveling, and Cycling

Countries Traveled

Australia, Bhutan, Botswana, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Portugal, Qatar, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Uganda, United Kingdom, Unites States (45), Zambia, Zimbabwe

Inspiring Books

The Science of Mind – Ernest Holmes; The Power of Decision – Raymond Charles Barker; Spiritual Economics – Eric Butterworth; The Prophet – Kahlil Gibran; Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor E. Frankl

Favorite Movies

The Shawshank Redemption; The Green Mile; The Color Purple; What Dreams May Come; Pay It Forward; Hidden Figures

Have Questions for Rev Karen? I’d love to hear from you!

“By some inner mystic Presence, I was told to live and love, to laugh and to be glad. I was told to be still and know of the One Almighty Power, in and through all. I was told to let that power work through and in me. I believed that voice and I received my Good.” – Ernest Holmes