"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
Jeremiah 29:11


About Us

Off My Platter™ , established in 2009, has a history of development over time.  Our founder, Karan Garrison, discovered a skill for managing, organizing, negotiating and creating systems throughout her 25+ years as a professional.  In addition, she is a member of the Sandwich Generation and currently balances her time between caring for aging parents, raising college-aged children and one elementary-aged son, while running an independently-owned business.

Karan’s BUSINESS & LIFE experience includes: 

  • Operating a corporate travel office as acting executive vice-president
  • Managing operations of 16,000 international training events per year with a department of 23 people and budget of $21 million
  • Executing start-up of remote call center and customer service departments with call volume of 40,000 per month
  • Coordinating sales and marketing for sales force of 300 with over $1 million in sales per month
  • Assisting client with creating and organizing a system set-up for a family of four (organization of paperwork and kitchen, and  development of family calendar to create a stress-free environment)
  • Consulting with executive-level individual on transitioning to home office
  • Aiding elder sibling throughout process of terminal health issues, divorce, selling of property, and acting as Power of Attorney until his death
  • Current executor of aging parents (assist with day-to-day needs)
  • 27 years experience consulting clients on health, wellness and fitness (nutrition, supplements, and exercise) 
  • Facilitating adult education programs in local gyms, studios and one-on-one sessions
  • Certifications in group fitness, personal training, pilates and PiYo
  • Training 1000+ clients over her career
  • Creating and producing a work-out video and an exercise show for a Christian TV station

Karan’s style is best described as having a bottom-line, results-oriented focus.  She has a proven track record of increasing quality, customer satisfaction, and sales while reducing costs, complaints, and turnover.

Off My Platter™ Professional Services and Resources

The services provided through Off My Platter™ are customized and unique to the individual needs of our clients.  As a service-provider, we specialize in providing the right kind of skill sets to meet the specific objectives of the professional or personal project and focus. 

Off My Platter™ works to maintain a pool of professionals with management experience and tenure of subject-matter expertise.  Our contractors maintain professional certifications, are involved in professional organizations and have exceptional skills including: 

Bookkeeping Services

System set-up, maintenance, invoicing, past due follow-up (soft collections)

Customer Service

Quality assurance, revenue review, scripting and monitoring

Data Base Management

Maintain client records, data entry/report generation, data entry of existing data, edit current information, proofread new entries

Event Planning

Budget/schedule development, venue management, agenda and program design, marketing, vendor negotiations, and keynote speakers

Graphic Design

Layout/design for web and print, graphic arts, promotional marketing materials

Health & Wellness

Coaching and assistance in eating plans, physical fitness plans, and supplements


Assist in managing marketing campaigns, lead follow-up, write press releases/articles, market research including mystery shopping


Provide detailed research for major purchases:  price comparisons, customer reviews, product information, etc.


Up-sells, cross-sells, scripting, promotion, incentives

Sandwich Generation Services

Coaching and feedback based on personal experience in caring for aging parents and ailing siblings while raising children, research caregivers/assisted living facilities/misc. services for specific family needs

Task & Time Management Skill Coaching

Provide implementation tools, increase self-awareness, develop priorities


Performance objective assessment, design and development, facilitation, train-the-trainer

Vendor Management

Research/negotiation, obtain quotes, price comparisons, manage billing disputes


Our Mission & Guarantee

Our mission is simple…. We offer custom project support that is flexible, reliable and cost effective which allows you to take action on other areas of your business or life.

Our guarantee is simple….We want you to be completely satisfied after working with Off My Platter™.  Simply call me personally within 30 days of service if you are not satisfied.  If we cannot correct it, we’ll refund it.  We’re that confident!



Contact Off My Platter
Karan Garrison
Off My Platter, LLC
6324 N. Chatham, #305
Kansas City, MO 64151
(816) 304-3799
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