SE Regional Outreach Director
Karl Douglass is SE Regional Outreach Director for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). Prior to joining AIPAC, Karl served as a principal with Ohio River South, a civic impact firm. He has served in various roles on political campaigns to include Senior Advisor to Jim Barksdale’s senatorial campaign, Political Director for Jason Carter’s gubernatorial campaign, Finance Director for Congressman Sanford Bishop, Senior Advisor to Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and Regional Political Director for the Obama campaign.
Karl served as a corporate officer with Aflac for 14 years before moving into politics full time. During his 14 years with Aflac, He served in various roles in the Broadcast Division, Corporate Communications and Compliance. He completed his career with Aflac as 2nd Vice President and Director of Producer Licensing. In that role, he led the business unit responsible for contract administration and licensing insurance associates in the United States. He also served as the company’s liaison with the departments of insurance in each state.
Karl is a native of Columbus, GA and a graduate of Spencer High School. After graduating Spencer High School, Karl attended Yale University where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science. Karl also earned a Master of Education degree in Education Administration & Policy from the University of Georgia.