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Karla Jacobs

Visiting Fellow

Karla Jacobs is a visiting fellow with the Independent Women’s Forum. She is the current chair of the Georgia Commission on Women and was first appointed a commissioner to the GCW by Governor Nathan Deal in 2012. She is also a member of Georgia’s Criminal Justice Coordinating Council Statewide Human Trafficking Task Force. She is a freelance writer, a soccer mom, and a community volunteer.

Karla has a BA in Literary Studies and an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. Her work has appeared in National Review Online, The Federalist, and Acculturated. Karla lives in Marietta, Georgia with her husband and their two teenage children.

Recent Articles:

Out of Darkness Provides A Lifeline For Human Trafficking Victims
January 17 2019
by Karla Jacobs


Australian Senior Rewrites the Rules on Aging and Athletics
January 8 2019
by Karla Jacobs


Whoopi Goldberg Is Right about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
January 8 2019
by Karla Jacobs


IWF Reads: The Coddling of the American Mind
December 18 2018
by Karla Jacobs


What Gives Your Life Meaning?
November 28 2018
by Karla Jacobs


IWF Reads: Them
October 29 2018
by Karla Jacobs


 
 
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