Karen Horowitz is the Director of Community & Volunteer Engagement for Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS) and has been with the agency for 10 years. She has spent her career in the nonprofit sector focusing on volunteer management, community partnership building and fundraising. Prior to joining NVFS, she worked for Second Story and the Northern Virginia Chapter of MADD. Karen is a northern Virginia native and graduate of George Mason University. She has her CVA (Certificate in Volunteer Administration) and is a member of the Leadership Fairfax class of 2010.