Kara serves as a University Engagement Director, casting vision and building and supporting teams on university campuses across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions. Selected as an Echols Scholar, she earned a B.A. with distinction in Religious Studies from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining Veritas, Kara supported International Justice Mission’s mobilization efforts as a part of their Global Advancement team and spent time on staff with Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship at her alma mater. She currently lives with her husband, Phil, in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington D.C.