Kara Alford is the Director and CEO of La Femme Wonderworks, a woman owned company based in Northern Virginia founded in 2001, with complete access to the Washington, DC business and social community. The company provides workshops, private consultations and etiquette solutions tailored to meet organizational and/or individual needs.
Kara's credentials include a degree in Marketing, she is also a Makeup Artist, a member of The Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) and owns an additional eight years of experience in personal styling. She is currently pursuing a B.A. in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations, Kara has been a fashion enthusiast for years and believes in the statement "Image is everything: What is yours saying about you?"
Kara has resided in Northern Virginia for over twenty eight years. In high school she was admired for her colorful outfits and love for fashion. While working at retail stores, such as Express, Petite Sophisticate and Ann Taylor, she coordinated exciting and innovative fashion shows.
Kara keeps up with today's fashions and puts them into categories used to accentuate her clients' best features. With her youthful appearance and keen eye, Kara addresses a diverse audience, demographically. Being a Generation Xer has allowed Kara to stay in the flow of the fashion for all ages and trends as well as those that are tried and true.
Kara has a passion for assisting others and helping them reach their goals and full potential. She believes her real expertise has comes from overcoming the many obstacles in her life and living to talk about it! "I want people to know there is a light on the end of that tunnel and that life can be better than they ever imagined possible."