KAREN STOKES NAMED ONE OF MARYLAND’S TOP 100 WOMEN!
We are thrilled to announce that Karen Stokes has been named one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women by the Daily Record!
Karen has served as GHCC’s Executive Director since 2007. She has over 30 years experience working with national nonprofit organizations and government agencies, including seven years managing high profile complex city government departments.
Before coming to GHCC, Karen worked as a nonprofit management consultant with several charter schools as well as Moveable Feast. She worked for the Development Training Institute (DTI) as a consultant on Smart Growth and Regional Development, as well as on the National Community Development Initiative (NCDI) with the Milano Graduate School of Management and Urban Policy at the New School for Social Research.
In addition to everything she does here at GHCC, Karen serves on the boards of Waverly Main Street, Single Carrot Theatre, Charles Street Development Corporation, Charles Street Trolley Corporation, and the Central Baltimore Partnership. She is a community representative on the Baltimore City College High School School Family Council and an outspoken public school activist. She performs each summer with Fluid Movement, a Baltimore-based performance art group.
Congratulations, Karen! We are very proud.