Kara Macek, Research and Program Consultant

Kara Macek

Kara Macek in April 2020 moved into the role of Research and Program Consultant, where she manages GHSA's Behavioral Traffic Safety Cooperative Research Program (BTSCRP) with NHTSA and assists with various other GHSA initiatives. 

Previously, she served on the staff of GHSA for 13 years, most recently as Senior Director of Communications, where she led communications and programs functions for GHSA.

Macek has more than 20 years of experience in the association industry and worked for GHSA from 2007 to 2020. Prior to GHSA, she served as webmaster and special projects associate for the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) and as a project manager for a website company specializing in the association community.