Kari Carney, Executive Director
Kari Carney joined 1000 Friends of Iowa as the Executive Director in the fall of 2015. Prior to coming to 1000 Friends of Iowa, she worked on farming and environmental issues around the state. She was born and raised in Iowa and has a BA from the University of Northern Iowa and her MPA from Drake University. She and her husband, Kevin reside on a small farm near Norwalk. Kari raises a flock of Cheviot sheep and working border collies.