Karen Darkes is an innovative, results-driven Fundraising & Campaign Consultant with 6+ years managing political fundraising operations for high-profile political clients on a national scale. She excels at owning high-impact operations and takes pride in her capacity to go above and beyond in all aspects of her work.
Pivotal to her applicable expertise in fundraising and campaign is Karen’s capacity to build strategic partnerships with a diverse range of stakeholders. She is adept at building out networks and creating new donor and sponsor activity that is essential to targeted campaign goals.
Karen continues to deliver measurable change to national campaigns as a highly reliable consultant with an eye for new growth opportunities. She is an influential change advocate who possesses the know-how to take fundraising strategy to the next level.
Karen is a 2013 graduate of Morgan State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Outside of the office, Karen is involved in national volunteer organizations such as the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Metropolitan Washington, DC Chapter and Jack and Jill of America Inc., Greater Suburban Maryland Chapter and serves in leadership in both chapters.