Working hand-in-hand with her husband, Dennis, Karen Lippe has worked tirelessly to support his efforts with memorializing fallen Oklahoma officers. Karen organized the first Law Enforcement Appreciation Day in the state. She served as an officer for a variety of positions within the state and national Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Auxiliary. She was instrumental in fundraising for a new FOP Lodge#123 building. In addition, she helped organize an Oklahoma Chapter of the Concerns of Police Survivors, which provides outreach and counseling for the families of fallen officers.