Karla was born and raised right here in Lodi, CA. She joined the Rivermaid team in 2011, gaining experience from different positions held such as receptionist, sales assistant, and worked her way up to becoming a sales coordinator. Karla’s responsible for providing support to the other sales members and key customers as well as overseeing export processes for cherries and pears.
During her time at Rivermaid, Karla also completed her bachelor’s degree at Chico State University.
“I’ve worked with a lot of amazing people during my time here at Rivermaid and I consider this place my second home/ family,” she says. “I’m grateful for everything I’ve learned from my co-workers and the opportunities I’ve been given to expand my knowledge of the produce industry.”
Karla continues to grow and lead at Rivermaid. In 2019, in addition to her other duties, Karla began establishing sales accounts of her own.
In her spare time, Karla enjoys spending time with family, reading at the local coffee shop, and tending her flower/ berry garden.