Barlow Consulting LLC

Grants Management and Planning Team

Karen Barlow | Senior Grant Consultant


Karen Barlow is a graduate of Genoa Central High School and attended Texarkana Community College.  She is also a graduate of UCA’s Central Development Institue (CDI) Community and Economic Development, UALR Stategic Planning, a Certified CDBG Grant Administrator, and Hazard Mitigation Planner. 

Cookie Heart | Grants Administrator


Cookie Hart is a graduate of Henderson State University. She specializes in Hazard Mitigation Projects such as Hazard Mitigation Planning, Floodplain Management, Hazard Mitigation Grant Program through the State of Arkansas, and FEMA’s Assistance to Firefighters Grants.


Heather Palmer | Grants Administrator


Heather Palmer graduated from Kirby High School and attended Cossatot Community College.  She is Certified in HUD Section 3 Requirements and is a Community Development Block Administrator. Heather has assisted Cities, Counties, Non-Profits, and Businesses in registering in the Systems of Awards Management (