Karen Asare joined Equality Now in June 2011 as Communication Consultant/Media Specialist. She is an experienced communications professional skilled in program, event, media and relationship management within the profit and non-profit sectors. Ms. Asare previously worked at the Avon Foundation for Women as Program Manager of the national Avon Walk for Breast Cancer series and for various domestic violence fundraising events; in television production for NBC Universal’s Olympic and Sports divisions; and in Business Affairs, Film Acquisitions at HBO. She holds a B.A. in Media Studies from the College of Communications at Penn State University where she also minored in International Studies.