Human Services

Human Services

Karen Heller Key’s career as a manager and executive has included service across several leading nonprofit human service organizations, and she has also been privileged to work with more than 30 client organizations in the human services arena.  From multi-service providers to agencies focused on children youth and families, people with disabilities and older Americans, these organizations collectively serve Americans across the lifespan.


Lifespan Multi-Service

  • American Public Human Services Association (APHSA)
  • American Red Cross (National, Nashville, TN, Williamson County, TN)
  • Dakota County (MN) Department of Community Services
  • Fairfax (VA) County Department of Family Services
  • House of Mercy
  • The Kresge Foundation Human Services Program
  • Olmsted County (MN) Department of Community Ser
  • Salvation Army of Nashville
  • St. Luke’s Community House
  • United Way of Metropolitan Nashville
  • United Way of Greater Richmond and Petersburg
  • United Way of Greater Rochester, NY
  • United Way Worldwide
  • Washington DC Department of Human Services


Children, Youth and Families

  • The Aspen Institute
  • Crittenton Services
  • California Foster Youth Pregnancy Prevention Institute
  • Family Center 
  • Fannie Battle Home
  • Girl Scouts of Middle TN
  • John Burton Foundation
  • Monroe Harding Children’s Home
  • Nashville Child Advocacy Center
  • Sumner County CASA
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect
  • National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) 


Older People and People with Disabilities

  • AARP
  • The Arc of TN
  • The Arc of the United States
  • Community Rehabilitation Agencies of TN (CMRA)
  • The Eden Alternative
  • LeadingAge Maryland
  • League for the Hearing Impaired
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Melwood
  • OI Foundation
  • Saddle Up!
  • TN Commission on Aging
  • Tennessee Disability and Aging Service Communities
  • TN Hospice Organization
  • TN Technology Access Project – State Advisory Council 
  • United Cerebral Palsy