Karen Pence

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Karen Pence
Karen Pence official portrait 2.jpg
Karen Pence in January 2017
Second Lady of the United States
In role
January 20, 2017 – January 20, 2021
Vice PresidentMike Pence
Preceded byJill Biden
Succeeded byDouglas Emhoff (as Second Gentleman)
First Lady of Indiana
In role
January 14, 2013 – January 9, 2017
GovernorMike Pence
Preceded byCheri Daniels
Succeeded byJanet Holcomb
Personal details
Karen Sue Batten

(1957-01-01) January 1, 1957 (age 65)
McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Steve Whitaker (m. 1978 - 1985)
Mike Pence (m. 1985)
Children3, including Charlotte
ResidenceIndianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
EducationButler University (BS, MS)

Karen Sue Pence (née Batten; (November 18, 1958) is an American educator and painter.[1] She was the Second Lady of the United States from 2017 to 2021 as the wife of 48th Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence. She also served as First Lady of Indiana from 2013 to 2017.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Karen Pence: Holding political office always important to Mike Pence". The Republic (Columbus, Indiana). Retrieved 1 May 2015.

Other websites[change | change source]

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