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Honorary Consul for the Kingdom of Denmark

Jurisdiction: State of Kansas, and counties in Missouri of Clay. Cass, Platte and Jackson

11728 Mackey

Overland Park, KS 66210

Office Hours:  by appointment

Tel:  (913) 451-0668


Appointed: May 16, 1996

Office Hours: by appointment

Denmark Flag imageJurisdiction: State of Kansas, and counties in Missouri of Clay. Cass, Platte and Jackson

Date Appointed: May 16, 1996

Karen lives in Overland Park and is a native of Kansas City. She attended Kansas State University. She retired in 2010 after a career in several industries: as Vice President with UK based Forte Hotels for 25 years, Manager of Customer relations at ITravel, Medical Sales Representative with Apria Health Care and Vice President and Owner of E. A. Nielsen Company Inc.,  a wholesale lumber company.

She is a former President and Board of Governors of the Scandinavian Association of Greater Kansas City, a member of the Danish Brotherhood in Kansas City, a member and contributor to the Danish Immigrant Museum in Elk Horn, Iowa and a member of the Danish American Heritage Society.

Import Organizations and Links

News about Denmark in English

Embassy of Denmark in Washington DC

Phone: 202-234-4300

Fax: 202-328-1470

Consul General in Chicago

875 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 3950

Chicago, IL, 60611 USA

Phone: 312-787-8780

Fax:  312-787-8744

Travel and Tourism:

Visit Denamark

Go Scandinavia

General Information/Students: go to the Embassy website

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