Amy Karr

Director of Humanitarian Affairs

Amy joined HRF in 2021 as Director of Humanitarian Affairs to focus on the crisis in Afghanistan. Amy’s career spans technology, media, politics, and humanitarian aid. She’s worked hand in hand with world leaders and executives to strategically navigate complex issues and crises, primarily focused on the US, Europe, and Africa. Amy started in humanitarian aid working in east Africa bringing mobile money to refugees displaced during the civil war in northern Uganda and Sudan. Amy has been on the Forbes 30 under 30 twice, along with being recognized by the UN, White House, and World Economic Forum.