Seat #: 1Current Term of Seat: 1/2019 - 12/2022
Raised by parents active in their community, Eustis native Karen LeHeup-Smith understood from an early age that being a part of a community requires a commitment to service. A graduate of Eustis High School and National-Louis University, Karen has served two separate terms on the Eustis City Commission including as Mayor in 2010.
Karen is a Senior Registered Sales Associate with the Belton Financial Group of Raymond James. With a “client first” directive, Karen is glad to be associated with a group that helps individuals realize their retirement dreams. Karen’s passion is working as a Board member of LEASH,inc in supporting local animal shelters. She adores Duke Elvis – a rescue hound and is the servant to her cats. Karen has one adult son that continues to make her proud.
Karen is honored to serve the people of Eustis. She commits to her community that she will serve with dignity, knowledge and humor.