Kara Williams is a Partner in Credera’s Denver office and responsible for leading the office through growing our people and brand. She is passionate about bringing rapid progress to our clients’ business challenges. Her 25-year career includes global strategy development, implementing innovation as a business practice, digital transformation, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, systems integration, and large-scale program and portfolio management. Kara is a steward for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and creates safe spaces for colleagues to learn and unlearn together. Prior to joining Credera, Kara was a leader at two large global consulting firms and two smaller firms, where she worked and lived on four continents.
Kara holds undergraduate degrees in Finance and Accounting from Texas A&M University and is a Distinguished Scholar of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business LEAD global executive program. She enjoys cycling, hiking, skiing, and exploring the food scene in Denver with her spouse, Chris, and rescue dog, Chevy. Kara and Chris have hosted three AFS exchange students and remain close to their extended global family including sons, Fabio (Italy) and Rikuto (Japan), and daughter, Johanna (Germany). Kara is a level two certified Sommelier and loves to cook, create custom food and wine pairings, and provide out-of-the-box recommendations to anyone looking for a new favorite.