Karlene Maxwell-Williams is a passionate ally to her community, with a heart for volunteerism and activism; She has had an insatiable appetite for Immigration-related issues since she was a teenager in Jamaica, helping farm workers complete paperwork. Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, she has a degree in Management. She is a member of the Kiwanis Club and Past chair of community service. She is a Broward County Supreme Court Mediator and a Commissioner for the City of Lauderdale Lakes. She is a wife and a proud mother. Karlene enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and shopping.