Growing UP

My name is Karen Wright.  I was born in Farmington Hills, MI in 1968.  We moved up to Auburn, Mi where I graduated with honors from Bay City Western High School in 1986.  When my grandfather passed, we moved to Georgetown, KY to take over his horse farm, Crimson King Farm.  I chose to attend the University of Kentucky where I graduated with honors and distinctions from the business school in 1990.  Then life really began.

Corporate America

I moved to Santa Barbara, CA where I worked at Delco Systems Operations, the aerospace division of ...


Steve Valley has been practicing Yang style Tai Chi Chuan for over 24 years.  He has studied the Yang Long Form, I-Chuan, Qi-Gong, and internal energy cultivation, with his teacher in California. You are invited to come have fun while improving your health.  Students taking Tai Chi will improve their health through gentle, relaxing, calming movement.  The benefits of regular Tai Chi Practice include, but are not limited to…, improved balance, improved lung and cardio vascular function, strengthens the body WITHOUT physical stress, strengthens the immune system, slows aging through rejuvenation(breath work), fights osteoarthritis, calms and sharpens the mind, improves posture, and clears negative emotions.