Karen Durham-Aguilera

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Biography

Karen Durham-Aguilera is the Executive Director of Army National Military Cemeteries and is serving as Principal Advisor to the Secretary of the Army on all matters related to Army Cemeteries.

Karen Durham-Aguilera is also known for overseeing a $70.8 million annual budget, as well as $130 million in existing major constructions and expansions, as well as planning for a new $300 million expansion. The DeFleury Medal awarded her the Bronze Order in 2006 and the Silver Order in 2010.

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Birth, Parents, Sibloings & Education

Karen Durham-Aguilera is in her 40s or 50s and has not disclosed her exact birth date. Details about her parents and siblings have been kept private and out of the public eye.

She had a strong admiration for the United States Army from a young age and decided to join it. Karen attended Harvard Kennedy School of Government as well as the National Preparedness Leadership Institute.

She later attended the University of Louisville, where she earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering as well as an MEng in Civil (Geotechnical) Engineering.

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Net Worth & Salary

Karen must have made a lot of money while working for the US Army. She has worked on a number of projects with monetary values in the billions. According to sources, the specifics of her net worth have been kept private and out of the public eye.

Karen Durham-Aguilera
KDA returns home for FEMA meeting, tours local projects. Source: flickr

Karen Durham-Aguilera Biography

Real Name Karen Durham-Aguilera
Birth Date 1980s
Age (as of 2021) 40s
Birth Place United States
Nationality American
Profession Executive Director Office of Army Cemeteries
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Not Known

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 57 kg  –  in Pounds –  125 lbs
Shoe Size Not Known
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim

Family

Father
Mother
Sister
Brother

Qualification/Education

School Harvard Kennedy School of Government
College University of Louisville

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Who is her boyfriend? Not Known
Children Not Known

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Relationship Status

Karen has not yet given the media any information about her husband. We don’t know if she’s in a relationship or not.

She has also not revealed any information about her previous relationships with the media. She also appears to be preoccupied with her professional life and prefers to keep her personal and professional lives separate and out of the spotlight.

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Professional Career

She began working in a private industry that deals with Architectural/Engineering firms after finishing her studies in 1980. After three years, she is assigned to various positions in the United States Army Corps of Engineers. She was seen working as a lead construction manager, project engineer, resident engineer, and a variety of other positions.

In 2003, she managed and led a team of approximately 100 engineers and scientists who were in charge of $3.5 billion in civil works and military programs. She was a SES Director of Reconstruction Program, US Army Project, and Contracting Officer in 2005.

She was stationed in Baghdad, Iraq, and was in charge of overseeing the completion of approximately 3,200 construction projects. She oversaw the $14.6 billion hurricane storm damage system in New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana in 2007.

Hurricanes Katrina and Rita caused widespread devastation. She created a system that would prevent catastrophic flooding, loss of life, and property damage. For the first time in more than 50 years, the USACE received the American Society of Civil Engineers 2014 award for Civil Engineering Achievement.

She served as the Agency Principal for all USACE efforts to assist flood, state energy management, and an organization to respond to some natural or manmade disaster from 2011 to 2017. She also worked in Contingency Operations and the Headquarters of the Office of Homeland Security. Her job was to provide assistance to the Departments of Homeland Security, the Army, and Defense.

Karen Durham-Aguilera- Height & Weignt

Karen Durham-Aguilera stands at the Height in feet and inches – 5′ 5″ and in centimeters – 165 cm. She Weights in kilograms  57 kg amd in pounds – 125 lbs.

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Quick Facts of Karen Durham-Aguilera

  • She received her Army Senior Executive Course training at the University of Virginia, and her Intermediate Course at the University of Notre Dame.
  • She belongs to the Society of American Military Engineers.
  • JB Speed Engineering at the University of Louisville presented her with the Professional Award for Engineering in 2013.
  • She also established a mentor-mentee network for Iraqi women engineers.
  • Karen oversaw the successful publication of the Missouri River Master Manual, which ended 14 years of litigation in eight states.
  • She expressed condolences on behalf of Arlington National Cemetery to Jeanne Warner at the funeral of her husband, US Marine Corps 1st Lieutenant John Warner.