Director of Community Engagement
Kara serves as the Director of Community Engagement which includes managing the 50,000 Voices program and a team of Community Engagement Managers. The 50,000 Voices program supports Connecticut’s public charter school movement as they build power in order to achieve policy and advocacy wins on behalf of Connecticut public school students.
Kara is deeply dedicated to education and social equity, with eight years experience organizing communities across NY and CT. She knows the positive impact that building political and social power can have on underserved communities. Most recently, she served as a Chief of Staff at Families for Excellent Schools.