Kari Onyancha

Director, Strategic Growth & Partnerships and Program Management, Land O’Lakes Venture37. OCDC Board Chair.

Kari Onyancha has fifteen years of experience assessing, designing, and delivering equitable agricultural development programs globally.

At Land O’Lakes Venture37, she advances strategic partnerships and pursuit of business development opportunities as well as overseas programs in the Middle East and Southern Africa. With a background in monitoring and evaluation, Kari focuses on making evidence-based decisions and adaptively managing programs.

Prior to working with Venture37, Kari worked in the Foreign Agriculture Service at USDA. She holds a masters degree in Evaluation Studies and a Bachelors Degrees in Entrepreneurial and Non-Profit Management from the University of Minnesota. Kari resides in Minnesota with her husband and sons.