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Karen Blake

Baltimore, MD 21211


Astute, tenacious, and well-rounded professional with broad-based skills and 20 years of experience in volunteer services, strategydevelopment and financial management. Results driven and versed in the development, implementation, and executionof strategic initiatives. Adept at executing the organization’s strategic plan, collaborating with the board of directors, measuringperformance towards strategic goals, and finding ways to improve organizational effectiveness. Combines a broad strategymanagement background with solid leadership and consensus team building acumen to quickly assess situations and adaptappropriately to accomplish the goal. Recognized for liaising with senior management to direct process improvements forenhanced compliance, service delivery, profitability, and organizational growth.