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Carrie Slease

Director of Family Philanthropy

Carrie is Director of Family Philanthropy serving clients in Keel Point’s Horizon Family Office.  She joined Keel Point in 2021 and brings over 20 years of experience in resource and strategic partnerships development in the international nonprofit world.  Carrie is passionate about supporting both nascent and experienced philanthropists in their philanthropic planning.  At the core of her work is a focus on helping clients find deep meaning and great joy as they navigate their unique philanthropic journeys.

Prior to joining Keel Point, Carrie worked for International Justice Mission and Opportunity International raising charitable gifts and investments to support the organizations’ missions, and also managed a team of major gift officers.  She especially enjoyed advising donors on unique and impactful ways to maximize their resources and talents to create lasting change in the world.

Carrie has an M.S. in International Development Management from American University and a B.A. in Political Science and French from Duke University.  Outside of work she serves on the Board of Directors of the non-profit Africa New Day, enjoys putting her French culinary skills into practice, traveling internationally, and playing Scrabble and golf.