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Christina M. Karas, communications officer, The Kresge Foundation

Christina M. Karas

Communications Officer
External Affairs and Communications

Christina M. Karas is a communications officer at The Kresge Foundation. She provides strategic communications support to the Health and Human Services programs at Kresge. Christina joined the foundation in November 2015. Previously, Christina served as the corporate public relations manager at Caesars Entertainment, where she developed communications strategies to showcase the company’s 50 resort properties globally as well as company-wide hospitality initiatives.

Christina has diverse experience in the field of communications, including media relations, social media, brand development, brand journalism and crisis communications. Prior to joining Caesars Entertainment, she served as a media communications specialist at The MetroHealth System in Cleveland, Ohio.  

A native of Cleveland, she earned a bachelor’s degree in strategic communication from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. 

External Affairs and Communications