Karen Barnes

Karen Barnes, M.S.

Grants Management Specialist

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Division of Extramural Activities
Grants Management Branch

Karen Barnes joined the NINDS Grants Management Branch as a Grants Management Specialist in 2019. Prior to NIH, Karen spent over 15 years managing grants, cooperative agreements and contracts to support research at non-profit, local government, and public universities. Karen earned a B.S in Accounting, M.S. in Accounting & IT, a Masters Certificate in Government Contracting, and is a Certified Research Administrator.