Kara Bluvas
Event Coordinator

Kara worked for eight years as a CSR and veterinary assistant at a local animal hospital, where she gained an appreciation for the unique challenges veterinary professionals face. Then for nine years, Kara served as the Membership & Events Manager of the New York Thoroughbred Breeders, Inc., where she grew the organization through successful marketing and event management. Her career blends a perfect combination of experience for her current role at Encore as the Event and Office Coordinator.

In her role, Kara works with the Training and Education Team to develop and execute targeted training events that empower attendees to reach their full leadership potential. Kara brings with her a passion for attendee satisfaction-based events focused on fostering learning and growth in our partnering hospital team members.

Kara is an avid lifelong horseback rider and enjoys hiking in the Adirondacks, gardening, and cross-country skiing with her amazing fiancé Matt and their two dogs.