Karen Klick

Owner and Managing Consultant
Klick Consulting LLC

Karen Klick of Klick Consulting partners with clients to advance their missions, combining supportive frameworks and creative solutions with practical and grounded experience. Before she began consulting in January 2020, Karen served mission-driven, social purpose businesses for 24 years, including as Deputy Director with Piedmont Housing Alliance, Co-Director of the Fair Housing Partnership at the Fair Housing Council of Greater Washington (now Equal Rights Center), and attorney for a civil rights law firm. As a nonprofit professional, she provided leadership and innovation in strategy and planning, program design and evaluation, resource development, capacity building, and team support and development. Karen earned an Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Georgetown University with a capstone project on Program Impact and Evaluation, and she is a graduate of VCDC’s Mission Elevation/Nonprofit Sustainability Challenge program that focused on achieving excellence in financial sustainability and mission impact. Karen is a certified coach through the Academy of Creative Coaching and a member of the International Coaching Federation. She earned her JD from American University’s Washington College of Law and majored in Economics at the University of Virginia. Karen currently serves on the Board of New Hill Development Corporation as Vice President and has also served on the Board of The Arc of the Piedmont.


Phone: 434-409-1789

Email: Karen@KlickConsultingLLC.com

CNE is excited to launch 7 Actionable Principles for a Strong Social Sector!

Building on themes from 10 discussion sessions with 67 community members, and several leading national frameworks for nonprofit health and impact, the 7 Actionable Principles aim to create a shared understanding of what makes a healthy nonprofit and build a supportive learning community of nonprofits and funders.

We encourage you to check out the site and you can find a recording of our launch town hall here.

CNE Members: Schedule a complimentary hour of support and coaching around the 7 Actionable Principles here.