Karah Pedersen values the prospect and process of building relationships with stakeholders for INGOs involved in reproductive health access. This includes Senior Executives, partners, and funders, while managing teams that thrive and expand. She clearly excels when it comes to people management, running new programs, and leading organizational change. She has a passion for tackling complex problems with committed professionals who want to make a difference in the world and value humor.
Karah Pedersen currently serves as the Senior Advisor to the Youth Program at Ipas. This is an initiative aimed at supporting adolescent girls’ rights to determine their reproductive futures. This is Karah’s second stint at Ipas, having previously worked on development and training projects from 2001 through 2005.