Kari Blakley

Kari Blakley

Vice President of Operations

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Kari Blakley is the Vice President of Operations for Foundation Management, Inc. In this role, Kari oversees day-to-day operations with responsibility for human resources, technology, marketing, strategic planning and goal-setting of the company. In addition to these duties, Kari provides full foundation management and individualized grant management services to family foundations and public charity clients. 


Kari earned a bachelors in business from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, OK. Prior to joining FMI, she built experience in event planning, fundraising and advertising sales. Kari is a graduate of the LOYAL Leadership program, and is a member of Christ the King Catholic Church.

Kari and her husband, Able, are the owners of Savory Spice Shop so most weekends are spent selling spices, cooking and resting! In her spare time, Kari enjoys reading and spending time outside.