Our Management Team

General Manager

Karen Trainor is a graduate from Columbia College, where she earned a bachelor's degree in natural sciences. After spending over a decade in retail management positions, she decided to use her talents for a purpose she believes in and pursue her passion for helping people--and so she joined our team at Love Coffee! Outside of work, she has a love for all things nature and art. She spends much of her free time hiking, biking, and painting. She also has a son going to college in New York whom she loves. Karen is excited to put her years of managerial experience into helping the community at Love Coffee.

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Cafe Manager

Karen Morgan is a retired Special Education teacher of over 30 years, teaching life / job skills. Her passion has been to help students learn to believe in themselves and their abilities so that they can be successful transitioning into the "adult world" after graduating from high school. Karen has been married to Mark for 40 years, has two grown children and 3 grandsons. She enjoys singing, painting nails at the nursing home, "hunting for treasures" at thrift stores and helping others. 

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Maddie Woodworth
Assistant Manager/
Social Media & Marketing Coordinator

Maddie Woodworth is an undergraduate student at the University of Missouri majoring in business with an emphasis in marketing. She is involved with the Pi Beta Phi sorority where she serves as the new member coordinator assistant. She was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri. Maddie is excited to help others and be involved in the community by joining our team.

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Kaitlin Rose
Assistant Manager

Kaitlin is an undergrad student at the University of Missouri-Columbia, majoring in economics. She is heavily involved in Chi Alpha, a Christ-centered student ministry, and is president of the Mizzou chapter of International Justice Mission, which works to raise funds to combat and educate people on human trafficking. Kaitlin enjoys outdoor adventures such as hiking and canoeing, reading books, creating and listening to music, and just about anything that involves socializing. Kaitlin is excited to combine her love for serving others and being in community by joining our team at Love Coffee!

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