Kara Foster – Education & Training Manager

Kara Foster, MPH (she/her/hers) serves as CityMatCH’s Education & Training Manager, with an emphasis on coordinating annual conference content and logistics. She joined CityMatCH in 2014 as the Project Coordinator for the Detroit Institute for Equity in Birth Outcomes and the Community Adolescent Futures Initiatives (CAFI) project.  She also served as the lead coordinator for the Collective Impact Learning Collaborative.


Kara was awarded her MPH in Community Health Education from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2010, where she served as the President of the Bridge to Care service-learning collaborative for refugee health. Prior to joining CityMatCH, Kara worked with many diverse populations at the local, state, and international levels.


In her spare time, Kara enjoys baking, traveling, and exploring the outdoors.

Join us for the 2022 CityMatCH Leadership and MCH Epidemiology Conference, in Chicago, IL.