Karianna Barr was the Senior Development Manager for Prosperity Now. In this role, she worked closely with nearly 40 sponsors and exhibitors of our biennial Prosperity Summit, cultivated and advanced relationships with institutional funders, and oversaw development operations and fundraising analytics. Prior to joining Prosperity Now in 2015, Ms. Barr was the Manager of Development and Communications Operations at The SEED Foundation, whose urban, public boarding schools serve DC, Maryland and South Florida.
Ms. Barr has served as an Americorps *VISTA in Chicago, IL, possesses a decade of hospitality experience and is an active volunteer with the Smithsonian National Zoo special events team and the Baltimore Rock Opera Society. She is a native of the Washington, D.C., area and received her BA from Purdue University.