Kara Robinson is the Founder of Mission is Possible, LLC specializing in one-on-one private negotiation training, skills development, and coaching for Mid-Career and aspiring Executive Women Leaders. She is passionate about her work and has nearly a decade of experience in leadership, personnel administration and program management.
Additionally, Kara serves as Academic Program Manager of the National Institute of Standards and technology (NIST), where she was recently awarded the NIST Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equal Employment Opportunity award. Having been an integral part of the Institute for the past 6 years, Kara has enhanced outreach to promote diversity in the NIST Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, and has nurtured relationships with Minority Serving Institutions, fostering engagement with diverse communities.
After earning a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Andrews University, Kara went on to complete a Master of Science in Negotiation and Conflict Management from the University of Baltimore. Committed to professional growth and development, she also holds a Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Management from University of Maryland University College (now University of Maryland Global Campus). A trained John Maxwell Speaker, Trainer, Coach and DISC trainer and consultant, Kara is certified in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace by the University of South Florida Muma College of Business, and holds a Diversity and Inclusion certificate from Cornell University.
Looking ahead, Kara has been accepted into the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation, set to begin Spring 2022. She is based out of Hanover, Maryland, and in her spare time enjoys reading, photography and travel.
International Society of Female Professionals Member Kara Robinson can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.