Business Development Consultant
After graduating from Yale University cum laude with a B.A. in English, Karen has worked in non-profit administration, communications and development for more than 25 years. In her most recent position as Development Director for Reel Grrls, she played an instrumental role in growing organizational revenue by 125% from 2008 to 2012. In 2013, Karen began working as a consultant while completing her Executive Master of Public Administration at the University of Washington’s Evans School of Public Affairs in spring 2014.
Karen combines her skills in strategic planning, communications, program development and fundraising to help organizations tell their stories, imagine their futures and take their impact to the next level. Some recent and past clients include: Alliance for Education, Qatar Foundation International, City Year Seattle/King County, Council on Foundations and PBS.