Karie provides consulting support to nonprofits and foundations, helping them optimize their finance and operations departments and provides trust administration support to individuals and families.  Prior to her consulting practice, she served as the CFO at the Stupski Foundation, responsible for overseeing all internal operational functions, including investments and accounting, grants management, human resources, information technology, facilities, and risk management. Karie has served in a variety of leadership roles within several family offices prior to her work at the Stupski Foundation.

Karie began her career in public accounting with KPMG in the Dallas office. She moved on to private industry, working for a publishing company and an internet startup overseeing financial and accounting operations. Karie has held board positions at several nonprofit organizations and has over 20 years of leadership experience in the financial and accounting field.


Strategic Lifespan Peer Network: Investing with an End in Sight

Posted on March 30, 2022 by Emilie Cortes, Karie Dewan, Priscilla Enriquez

Planning to spend down is financially complex. It can be tough for board and staff to predict the financial future of the work. How do you plan for the funding needed for staffing, operations, and multi-year investments? While planning, how can you best make decisions to maximize the financial and social impact of your dollars? Join Emilie Cortes, trustee of… Read More