Carey O'Connor

Carey A. O’Connor is senior strategist at JFF. She works with the Pathways to Prosperity team on the Texas Pathways project and with the Corporate Leadership team on corporate services.  

Her skills and areas of expertise include: 

  • Corporate and investor strategy and how to integrate JFF’s mission into the corporate world
  • Corporate leadership engagement
  • Developing partnerships with corporations
  • Communicating with impact

Before joining JFF, Carey served as an executive at Flowserve Corp., a Fortune 500 manufacturing company. She also co-founded and currently chairs a regional workforce collaboration in North Texas made up of business, education, and government leaders.

She is a member of the advisory council of the Center for Women in the Law and of the Dallas County Promise advisory council.

Reflecting on her decision to work at JFF, Carey says, “I was interested in JFF because of their commitment to the growth and stability of American business.”