Founder and CEO
Karen is a CEO, author, public speaker and community leader. From her very first campaign to recruit donors for the National Marrow Donor Program, Karen’s work has focused on issues and causes that change lives. She is a nationally-recognized expert in advocacy and has built over 100 state and national coalitions addressing health care disparities and other important legislative issues. Karen has conducted media and advocacy training sessions for Fortune 500 companies, elected officials, the British Olympic Team and has been a featured speaker at the White House Summit for Women Entrepreneurs. She has addressed more than 300 organizations on topics including advocacy, media relations, strategic planning, crisis communications, marketing and networking. Karen has been featured in esteemed national publications, most recently as a key contributor for Forbes.