Karine A. Sewell
(202) 409-0969 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Karine Sewell is Executive Director for the Red Cross of Southern Maryland which includes Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s and St. Mary’s counties. Karine is charged with focusing externally on core mission delivery and being the face of the Red Cross for the media, elected officials, donors and community partners. Prior to this position, Karine served as Executive Director for the Red Cross chapter serving Montgomery and Prince George’s counties from 2013 to 2020. Karine has more than 25 years of management experience including 18 years in higher education. From 2002 to 2013, Karine worked as Senior Director of Development for Howard University Colleges of Dentistry and Medicine. She worked with Deans and senior staff to develop policies and procedures for fundraising, processing and acknowledging gifts while providing leadership and mentoring to directors of development. She has also worked in External Relations at the University of Maryland College Park and as Area Director of Development in Central Maryland for the United Negro College Fund. She is a graduate of Howard University in Washington, DC. and lives in Charles County, MD where she has been a youth advocate and mentor for 17 years.