Kara Foley

Case Team Leader

Interest Areas

Education Strategy & Innovation
New Product Development
Program Growth and Scaling
Social and Emotional Learning


Kara Foley is a Case Team Leader at Entangled Solutions. A believer in the transformational power of education, Kara is focused on developing innovative program and product development solutions to accelerate opportunities for student success. She is especially interested in educational psychology, and helping students unlock their passion and find their purpose.

She has worked with higher education and K-12 organizations on strategy and program creation and scaling. Most recently, she developed a program implementation strategy for a venture-backed ed tech startup in India, designed a new revenue stream allowing a foundation to scale, and created a partnership strategy for a high school entrepreneurship program. She began her career informing new product development through market and user research, with an emphasis on translating user needs into opportunities.

Kara earned an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, an M.A. in Educational Studies from the University of Michigan, and a B.S. in Marketing from Northeastern University.