Karen Lee Grybowski

Founder of Karen Lee Group, #LexusCFW Casting Director & Model Agent Coordinator

After acquiring a master’s degree in education and a stint modeling in NYC’s top showrooms, Grybowski went on to discover, develop, and promote many of the fashion industry’s top models, including Carolyn Murphy and Oluchi at the onset of their careers. She served as the director of scouting for Wilhelmina, Pauline’s, and Elite Model Management and collaborated on the production of Elite Model Look, an ongoing premier worldwide model search that started the careers of Cindy Crawford, Gisele Bundchen, and many more. She also coaches models at searches and seminars across the globe and was honored to be a guest judge on America’s Next Top Model.

Photograph by Shawn Ehlers