If you’ve always wished you had your own personal research assistant you could call upon in times of need, you’re in luck.

Karen Ashby combines her insatiable curiosity, interest in a wide variety of topics, and natural gift for linking seemingly unrelated things to research just about any topic under the sun.

A teacher by trade, Karen’s the type of person who remembers a whole lot of trivia and will spend time investigating things heard in passing.

If you’re trying to verify the accuracy of something you’ve heard, want an inquisitive eye to lay out potential solutions for a pressing problem, or are looking for background information you know is out there—but haven’t had time to search for—Karen’s just the researcher you need.