Atkinson honored by HOBY

Karen Atkinson was honored by the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Program with the 2010 HOBY Cheers Outstanding Community Leadership Award. She was nominated by Children First’s Executive Committee. According to Children First Co-Chair Police Chief John Luse “Karen has dedicated her life to strengthening the St. Louis Park community’s commitment to the development of its young people.” Founded in 1958 by actor Hugh O’Brian, HOBY’s mission is to inspire and develop a global community of youth to a life dedicated to leadership, service and innovation.