Karin Dow is owner of KD Management based in Seattle, Washington. KD Management is an event management and production company that specializes in event development, management, promotions, marketing and fundraising.
Prior to starting her business in 2000, Karin was Assistant Director of Development and Communications for Big Brothers Big Sisters of King and Piece Counties (BBBS). During her five years at BBBS she became accomplished in the field of not-for-profit through extensive work in special event development, management, and fundraising.
Currently, Dow serves as a Board of Director of the Central Washington University (CWU) Foundation. Previously, she served as a Board of Director of CWU Alumni Association for four years. She received the Honored Alumni Award at the CWU Center for Excellence in Leadership in 2002.
Dow is dedicated to humanitarian causes that include Medical Services International and Heart of Hope Foundation. She has helped develop a children’s rehabilitation program in Romania and travels as a member of Medical Services International to Romania for the past four years. Dow has also traveled to Moldova as part of her humanitarian aid efforts to help orphaned babies and children.
A Seattle native, Dow received a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Central Washington University. She completed her Master of Arts in Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology from Santa Barbara Graduate Institute.
Karin spends her leisure time traveling with family and friends.